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The Europa World Year Book 2009

The Europa World Year Book 2009 (Hardback, 50th New edition)

Edited by Publications, Europa

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Globally renowned for its accuracy, consistency and reliability, the Europa World Year Book provides detailed country surveys containing the latest analytical, statistical and directory information available for over 250 countries and territories. For more than eighty years since... its first publication, the Europa World Year Book has been at the forefront of political information on library reference shelves, providing reliable and timely information which is often hard to find. International Organizations - Over 1,900 international and regional organizations are included. All the featured organizations are listed in a comprehensive index. This book provides extensive coverage of the United Nations and its related agencies and bodies; and covers in depth a further 60 major international organizations. These entries provide in-depth articles on the activities of each organization and the programs they run, a list of member states, and information covering the structure of the organization. Contact details, publications and information on finance are also included. The third section lists some 1,750 other international organizations, listed by area of activity. Contact details and publications are listed for each entry, as well as a description of activities. Organizations featured include the United Nations Environmental Program, the European Union, the International Organization for Migration, the Criminal Court, the World Trade Organization, and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries. Country Surveys - More than 250 countries and territories are covered by an individual chapter. These chapters contain: Introductory Survey - The Introductory Survey includes essays covering recent history, economic affairs, government, defense, education and public holidays. Extensively updated and revised annually, these provide an excellent introduction to the country. Statistical Survey - This section provides tables giving the latest available figures on area and population; health and welfare; agriculture; forestry; fishing; mining; industry; finance; trade; transport; tourism; the media; and education. Statistics are sourced from official local or national bodies, or from international organizations where appropriate. Directory Section - A comprehensive directory section lists names, addresses, telephone and fax numbers, e-mail and internet addresses, plus other useful facts about organizations from the fields of government; election commissions; political organizations; diplomatic representation; judicial system; religions; the press; publishers; broadcasting and communications; banking; insurance; trade and industry; development organizations; chambers of commerce; industrial and trade associations; utilities; trade unions; transport; and tourism.
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ISBN 9781857435115
Released NZ 24 Jun 2009
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Format Hardback, 50th New edition
In stock at supplier; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays

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ISBN-13 9781857435115
Stock Available
Status In stock at supplier; delivery usually 20-30 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
Imprint Europa Publications Ltd
Released 24 Jun 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback, 50th New edition
Edition 50th New edition
Author(s) Edited by Publications, Europa
Category Directories
International Institutions
Economic Statistics
Number of Pages 5134
Dimensions Width: 211mm
Height: 279mm
Spine: 152mm
Dewey Code 909.83105
Weight 6,804g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress International agencies, World politics - 1989-, Social indicators, Economic indicators, History, Modern - 1989-
NBS Text Encyclopedias & General Reference
ONIX Text College/higher education;College/higher education