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Page 12International Day of Forests
21 March, 2015
21 March is the International Day of Forests, and the theme of this yearĺs observance of the Day is climate change. Forests and climate are inextricably linked, forests generate oxygen, store carbon, conserve soils, and build resilience to natural and man-made disasters.
An estimated 17 pe...
113th session - Human Rights Committee
16 March - 02 April, 2015
At its forthcoming 113th session, the Human Rights Committee will examine the efforts of the following six countries to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights:
Expert Group Meeting (EGM) entitled ôUnited Nations E-Government Survey 2016: E-Government for Sustainable Developmentö
16 - 17 March, 2015
The Expert Group Meeting (EGM) entitled ôUnited Nations E-Government Survey 2016: E-Government for Sustainable Developmentö, is organized by UN DESAĺs Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM).
The purpose of the meeting is to provide a platform for experts to (...
Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction
14 - 18 March, 2015
Registration for NGOs and other Major Groups to the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction is now CLOSED.
Those individuals who have not pre-registered a...
Realizing a disability-inclusive post-2015 disaster risk reduction strategy
14 - 18 March, 2015
To ensure the integration of persons with disabilities in the development of a global framework for disaster risk reduction, UN DESAĺs Division for Social Policy and Development Division (DSPD) is working along with all stakeholders, including governments, UN system organizations, academics, the pri...
Training workshop on the Compilation of Quarterly National Accounts for Economic Cooperation Organization Member Countries
08 - 11 March, 2015
DESAĺs Statistics Division, in collaboration with the Economic Cooperation Organization and the Statistical Centre of Iran, is organizing a training workshop on the Compilation of Quarterly National Accounts for Economic Cooperation Organization Member Countries in Tehran, Iran, from 8 to 11 March. ...
46th session of the Statistical Commission
03 - 06 March, 2015
Data helps the international community measure the progress of development. How many children attend school, who has access to healthcare and how many people are employed? On 3-6 March, over 300 senior statisticians from about 140 UN Member States will gather for the 46th session of the Statistical ...
23rd UN/INTOSAI Symposium
02 - 04 March, 2015
The 23rd UN/INTOSAI Symposium will be held in Vienna, Austria from 2 to 4 March. The participants of the Symposium will deliberate on the topic ôUN Post-2015 Development Agenda: the Role of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) and Means of Implementation for Sustainable Developmentö.
36th Roundtable Conference
02 - 06 March, 2015
UN DESAĺs Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) joins the 36th ĹAfrican Association for Public Administration and Managementĺ (AAPAM) roundtable conference to conduct capacity building workshops in Rabat, Morocco, on 2-6 March.
During the conference, DPADM w...
Multi-stakeholder Partnerships: Making them work for the Post-2015 development agenda
27 February, 2015