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Page 3Supreme Audit Institution Leadership and Stakeholder Meeting
19 - 20 July, 2018
A meeting on ôSAI Contributions to the Sustainable Development Goalsö will take place in New York, from 19 to 20 July 2018, following the ministerial segment of the High Level Political Forum (HLPF). Jointly organized by the United Nations Department of Social and Economic Affairs (UNDESA) and the I...
Local and Regional Governments'' Forum
16 July, 2018
On 16 July 2018, Local and Regional Governments will meet, together with Member States, representatives of the UN system, and Major Groups and other Stakeholders, to discuss their important role in localization and implementation of the 2030 Agenda, in the first Local and Regional Governments Forum....
ECOSOC High-level Segment: ôFrom global to local: supporting sustainable and resilient societies in urban and rural communitiesö
16 - 19 July, 2018
The theme of the 2018 session of ECOSOC is From global to local: supporting sustainable and resilient societies in urban and rural communities. Held on an annual basis, the High-level Segment represents the culmination of ECOSOC''s annual cycle of work and convenes a diverse group of high-level repr...
World Youth Skills Day
15 July, 2018
Young people are almost three times more likely to be unemployed than adults and continuously exposed to lower quality of jobs, greater labor market inequalities, and longer and more insecure school-to-work transitions. In addition, women are more likely to be underemployed and under-paid, and to un...
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative Global Event
11 July, 2018
The Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI), a partnership between United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, UNESCO, United Nations Environment, UN Global Compactĺs Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative, United Nations University (UNU), UN-HABITA...
High-level Political Forum 2018
09 - 18 July, 2018
The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2018 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council will be held from Monday, 9 July, to Wednesday, 18 July 2018; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, 16 July, to Wednesday, 1...
Forest-based transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies; lessons learned and success stories
08 July, 2018
To highlight the significance of forests for the achievement of the SDGs, and discuss avenues to accelerate progress towards the achievement of SDG 15, and based on the initiative of the UNFF13 Bureau, a one-day event on forests entitled ôForest-based transformation towards sustainable and resilient...
International Day of Cooperatives
02 July, 2018
The United Nations recognizes and reaffirms the role of cooperatives in economic, social and cultural development and in the achievement of social policy objectives as shown in various resolutions specific to cooperatives and the bi-ennial publication of the Secretary-Generalĺs report on the role of...
2018 Coordination and Management Meeting
02 - 03 July, 2018
The Coordination and Management Meetings (CMM) have the following functions:
The 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 a...
Strengthening countriesĺ capacity to produce statistics on asset ownership from a gender perspective
25 - 28 June, 2018
UNSD, in collaboration with FAO and regional commissions, will organize three regional workshops under the Evidence and Data for Gender Equality (EDGE) project to present the key recommendations from the United Nations Methodological Guidelines on the Production of Statistics on Asset Ownership from...