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UNECE

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

www.unece.org/
Type of Structure: committee / commission
Regional Scope: regional in the area: Europe
Parent Organisations: UN
Child Organisations:
Duration : 1947 to present
Contact Address: no office contact defined

holding an official function in UNECE

General information and objectives

The primary goal is to encourage greater economic cooperation among its member States.

It focuses on economic analysis, environment and human settlements, statistics, sustainable energy, trade, industry and enterprise development, timber and transport.
UNECE activities include policy analysis, development of conventions, regulations and standards, and technical assistance.
UNECE has 55 member States . However, all interested UN member States may participate in its work.
Over 70 international professional organizations and other non-governmental organizations take part in UNECE activities.

For further details, link to the UNECE Home Page

Last update: 6/11/03
Source of data: ProClim- Research InfoSystem (1993-2017)

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