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Page 19First annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)
06 - 07 June, 2016
As part of the Technology Facilitation Mechanism mandated by the 2030 Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, the annual collaborative Multi-stakeholder Forum on science, technology and innovation for the sustainable development Goals (STI Forum) is expected to "provide a venue for facilitating i...
ECOSOC Coordination and management meeting
01 - 03 June, 2016
The Coordination and Management Meetings have thee main functions:
ĽThe review of the reports of the Councilĺs subsidiary and expert bodies; these include the reports of all Functional Commissions, the Regional Commissions, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, as well as expert ...
Fifth meeting of the High-level Group for Partnership, Coordination and Capacity-Building for the 2030 Agenda
25 - 26 May, 2016
Fifth meeting of the High-level Group for Partnership, Coordination and Capacity-Building for the 2030 Agenda (25-26 May 2016, Budapest, Hungary) is being organized by DESA/SD and hosted by the Hungarian Central Statistical Office. The main objectives of the fifth meeting of the HLG are to i) review...
International Workshop on Energy Statistics and Energy Balances
23 - 25 May, 2016
UNSD and the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) of China will jointly organise the International Workshop on Energy Statistics and Energy Balances from 23 to 25 May, 2016, in Beijing, China. The objectives of this workshop will be to: a) present the international standards and guidelines on energy ...
2016 Resumed Session, Committee on NGOs
23 May - 01 June, 2016
The 2016 Resumed Session of the Committee on NGOs will take place from 23 May to 1 June 2016. The session is expected to consider new applications for status by NGOs as well as applications deferred from earlier sessions. It will also review quadrennial reports of NGOs in general or special consulta...
Committee on NGOs, resumed session
23 May - 01 June, 2016
The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations is a standing committee of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), established by the Council in 1946. It reports directly to ECOSOC, and the two reports of its annual regular session (usually at the end of January) and resumed session (in May) inclu...
Meeting of the Technical Subgroup for the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC)
18 - 20 May, 2016
The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) is organizing a meeting of the Technical Subgroup for ISIC (TSG-ISIC) of the Expert Group on International Statistical Classifications. The objective of the meeting is to review new statistical developments on the treatment of Global Production Arrangeme...
Panel discussion on accessible tourism and inclusive and sustainable development for all
17 May, 2016
Tourism is one of the worldĺs largest and fastest growing industries. As an effective driver of economic growth, it can promote inclusive development by enhancing the well-being of host communities.
The United Nations continues to take a lead role in promoting the rights of persons with dis...
High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation, 19th Session
16 - 19 May, 2016
The 19th Session of the High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation is meeting to review of progress made in implementing the Buenos Aires Plan of Action, the new directions strategy for South-South cooperation and the Nairobi outcome document of the High-level United Nations Conference on South...
National Substantive Training on Open Government Data for Sustainable Development
15 May, 2016
The National Substantive Training (NST) workshop on Open Government Data for Sustainable Development is being organized by the Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) in partnership with Access to...