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Page 111Capacity Development Workshop on Improving Agricultural Productivity, Water Use Efficiency and Strengthening Rural Livelihoods
28 - 30 January, 2009
The Workshop will bring together senior government policy makers, representatives of local authorities, officials from the United Nations system, researchers and experts, as well as practitioners, to share lessons learned and best practices in combating rural poverty.
The workshop is being ...
Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, 2009 Regular Session
19 - 28 January, 2009
The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, a standing committee of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), is scheduled to meet 19-28 January 2009 for its 2009 Regular Session. The Committee, comprised of 19 member states, mandated with the responsibility to monitor the evolving relationship...
11 December, 2008
Briefings are held in the Dag Hammarskj÷ld Library Auditorium from 10:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. unless otherwise indicated. United Nations-produced videos relevant to the briefing theme are usually screened at 10:00 a.m. on the morning of the briefing.
For information please call the DPI/NGO I...
Expert Group Meeting on Climate Change & Sustainable Development: The Role of Indicators
15 - 16 October, 2008
Climate change is a sustainable development issue, impacting on and impacted by a wide range of economic, social and environmental factors and policies. On the one hand, climate change impacts could erase the progress made in achieving the goals of sustainable development. On the other, controlling ...
61ST Annual DPI/NGO Conference
03 - 05 September, 2008
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights turns 60 this year and to celebrate this anniversary we have chosen the theme "Reaffirming Human Rights: The Universal Declaration at 60." The Declaration is the first universal statement on the basic principles of the human rights to which peoples of all na...
Humanitarian Affairs Segment
15 - 17 July, 2008
07 - 09 July, 2008
ECOSOC 2008 High-Level Segment
30 June - 03 July, 2008
Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, 2008 Resumed Session
29 May - 06 June, 2008
During the 2008 Resumed session of the Committee on NGOs, the members of the Committee considered applications from 123 organizations applying for general, special or Roster consultative status with the Council, including 68 applications deferred from previous sessions. It recommended 65 application...
2008: Spring Meeting of ECOSOC
14 April, 2008
The Special high-level meeting of the Economic and Social Council with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development took place on Monday, 14 April 2008, at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The overall theme of the ...