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Page 2Advanced Training Workshop in SAS software applications
This five-day intensive course, organized by the UN Statistics Division in close collaboration with Statistics South Africa in the context of the UN/DESA Development Account project for SADC member states, aims at strengthening IT skills in the National statistical offices as well as providing all S...
2018 ECOSOC Integration Segment - Open call for written contributions
01 - 03 May, 2018
The Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs is pleased to announce an open call for written statements for the 2018 ECOSOC Integration Segment for Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in special or general consultative status with t...
51st Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD51)
09 - 13 April, 2018
The 51st session of the Commission on Population and Development will take place from 9 to 13 April 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The special theme of the session is ôSustainable cities, human mobility and international migration". Representatives of Member States, UN entities, an...
International Day of Forests
21 March, 2018
This global celebration of forests provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of all types of woodlands and trees, and celebrate the ways in which they sustain and protect us. This year we highlight the importance of wood energy in improving people''s lives, powering sustainable develo...
Committee for Development Policy, Twentieth session
12 - 16 March, 2018
The Committee for Development Policy (CDP) is a subsidiary advisory body of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
The 24 members are nominated in their personal capacity by the Secretary-General, and are appointed by ECOSOC for a period of three years. Membership is geare...
49th Session of the United Nations Statistical Commission
06 - 09 March, 2018
The Statistical Commission consists of 24 member countries of the United Nations, elected by the United Nations Economic and Social Council on the basis of an equitable geographical distribution. The term of office of members is four years.
ECOSOC Substantive session, operational activities for development segment
27 February - 01 March, 2018
The General Assembly, in resolution 68/1, decided that the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) through its Operational Activities for Development Segment will:
Ľprovide overall coordination and guidance for operational development funds and programmes on a system-wide basis. Such guidance ...
Global SDG 7 Conference
21 - 23 February, 2018
The aim of the Global SDG7 Conference is to prepare substantive input on review of SDG7 during the High-Level Political Forum in 2018. It intends to facilitate exchange of lessons, insights and experiences to-date among member states and all stakeholders and consider challenges and opportunities for...
International Conference on Working across Sectors to Halt Deforestation and Increase Forest Area ľ from Aspiration to Action
20 - 22 February, 2018
World Day of Social Justice
20 February, 2018
Social justice is an underlying principle for peaceful and prosperous coexistence within and among nations. We uphold the principles of social justice when we promote gender equality or the rights of indigenous peoples and migrants. We advance social justice when we remove barriers that people face ...