Volume 54 - Number 2 - Summer 1988

P. Professional Meetings and Conferences

Proceedings of professional meetings of general demographic concern, except for proceedings coded under the specific topic discussed and cross-referenced to this heading. Items about conferences are also classified under this heading.

54:20879 Hungary. Kozponti Statisztikai Hivatal (Budapest, Hungary); United Nations. Economic Commission for Europe [ECE] (Geneva, Switzerland); United Nations Fund for Population Activities [UNFPA] (New York, New York). Proceedings of the Regional Meeting on Population and Development, Budapest (Hungary), 24-27 February 1987. Vol. iii, 233, 1987. Budapest, Hungary. In Eng; Fre; Rus.
These are the proceedings of a meeting on population and development in Europe, held in Budapest, Hungary, in February 1987. Most of the papers are in English, with one in Russian and four in French. It includes a section of reports on recent demographic trends in the United Kingdom, Turkey, France, Poland, Bulgaria, the Netherlands, Belgium, the Federal Republic of Germany, Italy, Romania, and Greece. A section on major policy and research issues contains papers on Hungary, the German Democratic Republic, Czechoslovakia, France, and Greece. Statistical appendixes present demographic data for Czechoslovakia and Austria. A section on international cooperation on population issues among European countries is also provided.
For a related publication, also published in 1987, see 53:20783.
Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).

54:20880 United Nations. Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific [ESCAP] (Bangkok, Thailand). Mortality and health issues in Asia and the Pacific: report of a seminar held at Beijing in collaboration with the Institute of Population Research, People's University of China, from 22 to 27 October 1986. Asian Population Studies Series, No. 78, Pub. Order No. ST/ESCAP/485. 1987. vi, 169 pp. Bangkok, Thailand. In Eng.
This is a report on a meeting on mortality and health issues in Asia and Oceania, held in Beijing, China, in October 1986. The first part of the report presents the proceedings of the meeting and a set of policy recommendations. The second part contains a comparative analysis of mortality trends in the region as well as papers on the epidemiological situation, the goal of health for all in the year 2000, and inequalities in health. Topics covered include the impact of social and economic development on health and mortality, the effects of nutrition and food production on health and mortality, and health policies.
Correspondence: ESCAP, United Nations Building, Rajdamnern Avenue, Bangkok 10200, Thailand. Location: Princeton University Library (SPR).


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