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German Side Event
20 September, 2010
High-level panel discussion on how results-based financing can contribute to faster progress towards achieving the MDGs - with the participation of Angela Merkel, Federal Chancellor of Germany, Queen Rania Al Abdullah of Jordan, Jens Stoltenberg, Prime Minister of Norway, Robert Zoellick, President ...
Smarter partnerships for MDG achievement: illustrating the potential of MDG 8
20 September, 2010
The morning session will be made up of two panels, one looking back at partnerships and one looking forward at new partnerships with huge potential. Over the lunch hour the audience will be invited to participate in an interactive debate on a manifesto for MDG8.
10:00am to 1:00pm (panel dis...
MULTI-RELIGIOUS LEADERS┐ CONSULTATION ON THE MDGs
20 - 21 September, 2010
┐ Mobilize religious communities to monitor the implementation of the Breakthrough Action plan to engage in global, regional and national processes to achieve the MDGs, with a particular focus on advancing legal empowerment of the poor.
┐ Promote gender equality (MDG 3) and maternal health (MDG...
MDG Summit 2010 - High-level Plenary Meeting of the General Assembly
20 - 22 September, 2010
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The Broadband Commission for Digital Development (BY INVITATION ONLY)
19 September, 2010
The Broadband Commission for Digital Development believes that high-speed, high-capacity broadband connections to the Internet are an essential element in modern society, with wide economic and social benefits. Its mission is to promote the adoption of broadband-friendly practice and policies so tha...
Expert Group Meeting on Poverty Eradication
15 - 17 September, 2010
Organized by DESA┐s Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD), in collaboration with the Economic Development and NEPAD Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa, the meeting is convened in the context of ECOSOC resolution 2010/L.5 in which the Economic and Social Council...
Sixty-fifth session of the United Nations General Assembly
14 September - 31 December, 2010
The General Assembly of the United Nations opens its sixty-fifth session on 14 September at United Nations Headquarters in New York. Following the opening week, Heads of State and Government will gather for a three-day Highlevel Plenary Meeting on the Millennium Development Goals (MDG Summit), from ...
Fifth Annual Internet Governance Forum (IGF)
14 - 17 September, 2010
International representatives of government, the private sector,civil society, the academic and technical communities,international organizations and the media will discuss the overall issue of "IGF 2010 ┐ developing the future together". This theme reflects the open and inclusive nature of the IGF ...
First meeting of the Ad Hoc Expert Group (AHEG) on Forest Financing
13 - 17 September, 2010
The Expert Group in Nairobi will involve presentations by government-nominated experts, regional processes and development banks, forest related international organizations, major groups as well as prominent experts on forest financing. These discussions will inform participants of the main developm...
Expert Group Meeting on National Action Plans on Violence Against Women
13 - 15 September, 2010
Participants will review national action plans on violence against women and analyze different approaches and their effectiveness, as well as identify key elements and good practices for the development, content, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of national action plans on violence against ...