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Page 17International Day of Families
15 May, 2017
The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) supports the worldwide observance of the International Day of Families (15 May) by organizing an official international observance of the Day at UN Headquarters in New York focusing on topics relevant to the UN Development Agenda. Background info...
Second annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)
15 - 16 May, 2017
The International Workshop on Industrial Statistics in the Central American and the Caribbean Region
09 - 11 May, 2017
Organized by STAT/DESA in collaboration with ECLAC, the meeting will focus on enhancing the capacity of national statistical systems of the Central American and the Caribbean Region countries in the area of industrial statistics. Staff of the national statistical offices and central banks will gain ...
2017 Integration Segment of ECOSOC
08 - 10 May, 2017
The 2017 Integration Segment of ECOSOC will be chaired by H.E. Mr. Nabeel Munir, Vice-President of the Council (Pakistan), and will be held 8 to 10 May 2017, at UN Headquarters in New York.
On an annual basis, the Integration Segment convenes a diverse group of stakeholders to promote the...
First Thematic Session of the United Nations General Assembly Preparatory Process for the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
08 - 09 May, 2017
In accordance with United Nations General Assembly resolution 71/1, the "New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants," a preparatory process will soon begin for the intergovernmental negotiations of a global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration, to be adopted at an intergovernmental co...
Fourth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics
03 - 05 May, 2017
The Fourth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics (EGES), organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), will be held in from 3 to 5 May 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The meeting will be hosted by the Czech Statistical Office. The meeting will be attended by approximate...
1st Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review Conference
02 - 12 May, 2017
The Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) will hold its first session from 2 to 12 May 2017 at the Vienna International Centre. This meeting is the first of three sessions that will be held prior ...
12th Session, United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF11)
01 - 05 May, 2017
The Twelfth Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF12) will be held in New York, from 1-5 May 2017. The Forum welcomes the participation of the nine major groups as identified in Chapter 23 of Agenda 21, including: women, children and youth, indigenous people, non-governmental organiza...
2017 ECOSOC Integration Segment - Open call for written contributions
26 April - 03 May, 2017
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 contributions to the 2017 ECOSOC Integration Segment for NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC.
The 2017 ECOSOC Integration Segme...
Committee of Experts on Public Administration, 16th session
24 - 28 April, 2017
The Committee of Experts on Public Administration will hold its sixteenth session at the United Nations in New York from 24 to 28 April 2017. The main subject of discussion will be ôEnsuring effective implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals: leadership, action and meansö.