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ARAB STATES: U.N. Study Shows Lack Of Freedom Hinders Development

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Article
2 July 2002

Arab Report Cites Development Obstacles

Author: Karen DeYoung, Washington Post

Study Blames Poor Education, Political Repression, Treatment of Women

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Article
2 July 2002

ARAB STATES: U.N. Study Shows Lack Of Freedom Hinders Development

Author: UN Wire

The development of Arab nations is significantly hindered by lack of freedom, repression of women and an inadequate education system, according to a U.N. Development Program-sponsored report slated for release today in Cairo...Arab scholars and experts compiled the report over an 18-month period, with the result representing the first such study conducted by Arab rather than outside experts

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Article
2 July 2002

First Arab Human Development Report spotlights gains against poverty

Author: U.N. Development Programme

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Article
1 July 2002

Arab world urged to address human rights

Author: Roula Khalaf, Financial Times

In a stinging indictment of the region's performance, the Arab Human Development Report issued on Monday highlights the failure of governments to turn the region's vast oil wealth into economic benefits

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Article
1 January 2002

full report: The Arab Human Development Report 2002: Creating opportunities for future generations

Author: U.N. Development Programme

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