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24 October, 2016
6th Global Forum on Gender Statistics
24 - 26 October, 2016
The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) and Statistics Finland are organising the 6th Global Forum on Gender Statistics under the Global Gender Statistics Programme and guidance from the Interagency and Expert Group on Gender Statistics (IAEG-GS). The Forum will be held in Helsinki, Finland fr...
10th Meeting of the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Gender Statistics (IAEG-GS)
23 October, 2016
The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) is organizing the 10th Meeting of the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Gender Statistics (IAEG-GS) in Helsinki, Finland on 23 October 2016. The meeting will bring together representatives from national statistical offices, international agencies, regiona...
World Statistics Day
20 October, 2016
Side Meeting and Round Table Discussion on CRVS assessment using Direct Methods during Latin American Population Association (ALAP) Conference
18 - 20 October, 2016
The UN Statistics Division/DESA and the IUSSP Panel on Innovations in Strengthening CRVS Systems are organising these two events with the aim of showcasing recent methodological developments, and of fostering an exchange of regional experiences on how to best assess the completeness and accuracy of ...
International Day for the Eradication Poverty
17 October, 2016
The observance of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty can be traced back to 17 October 1987. On that day, over a hundred thousand people gathered at the TrocadÚro in Paris, where the Universal Declaration of Human Rights was signed in 1948, to honour the victims of extreme poverty, ...
High-Level Meeting on Sustainable Transport of Landlocked Developing Countries
13 - 14 October, 2016
The High-level Meeting on Sustainable Transport of LLDCs will review the progress made by LLDCs, as well as challenges in the development and maintenance of efficient, reliable and sustainable transport systems, and the linkages between the Vienna Programme of Action for LLDCs and the 2030 Agenda fo...
Twelfth Session of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters
11 - 14 October, 2016
Joint Meeting of ECOSOC and the 2nd Committee - "The changing political economy of globalization: Multilateral institutions and the 2030 Agendaö
07 October, 2016
Public sentiment towards globalization appears to be undergoing a deep transformation. Increasingly across the globe, and across the political spectrum in many countries, growing scepticism of globalization threatens to undermine long-held commitments to open societies, as well as the potential of ...
General Assembly, Third Committee, Seventy-first session
04 October - 23 November, 2016
The Third Committee of the General Assembly at its seventy-first session, is chaired by H.E. Ms. MarÝa Emma MejÝa of Colombia.
The General Assembly allocates to the Third Committee, agenda items relating to a range of social, humanitarian affairs and human rights issues that affect people a...