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Page 4745th session of the Statistical Commission
04 - 07 March, 2014
ôThe Statistical Commission has been instrumental in the establishment of a global information infrastructure. The Commission has managed to provide methodological guidance to countries, and ensure the international comparability of our data,ö Mr. Wu said as he participated at the 44th session.
Third session of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing
03 - 07 March, 2014
While the session is closed, reserved to the Committee, an open interactive multi-stakeholder dialogue will be organized on Monday, 3 March from 3 to 6 pm. The first part of this dialogue will consist of a briefing from the Co-chairs and thematic co-facilitators on the work of the Committee. The sec...
25th Meeting of Inter-agency and Expert Group on MDG Indicators (IAEG-MDGs)
26 - 27 February, 2014
The Meeting will discuss how to prepare the 2014 global MDG monitoring report and related outputs. During the Meeting, the outcome of the informal meeting of the Open Working Group on measuring progress and its implication to the IAEG-MDGs will also be reviewed.
The meeting will be preceded...
Prepcom I - The Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States
24 - 26 February, 2014
Pursuant to General Assembly Resolution A/C.2/68/L.67, the first meeting of the Preparatory Committee (Prep Com) for the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States will be held over the course of three days at UN Headquarters in New York to discuss the objectives and substantiv...
Launch of the International Year of Small Island Developing States
24 February, 2014
2014 will be a big year for Small Island Developing States (SIDS). Both the United Nations Conference on SIDS taking place in Apia, Samoa, from 1 to 4 September, and the International Year of SIDS, to be launched on 24 February, will draw the worldĺs attention to these states and promote actions aim...
First operational activities for development segment in the new ECOSOC cycle
24 - 26 February, 2014
Chair: H.E. Mr. Carlos Enrique GarcÝa Gonzßlez, Vice-President of ECOSOC, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of El Salvador to the United Nations.
The segment aims to start a forward-looking dialogue on how to adapt the UN system to important changes taking place in the broader develop...
ôMy Forest ľ Our Futureö photo exhibit
05 - 28 February, 2014
As UN delegates discuss Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), an exhibit celebrating the multi-faceted connections of forests and people is being opened. Co-organized by the United Nations Forum on Forests Secretariat and the Gabarron Foundation, the exhibition is on view from 5-28 February at the C...
Eighth session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals
03 - 07 February, 2014
The eighth and final session of the stocktaking phase of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals will take place from 3 to 7 February in New York.
The first two days will be dedicated to the themes oceans and seas, forests, and biodiversity. The following one and a half days...
E-discussion on the theme of ôAddressing ongoing and emerging challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 and for sustaining development gains in the futureö
03 February - 16 March, 2014
UN DESAĺs Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination (OESC) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), in close cooperation with other UN system partners are organizing an e-discussion on the theme of ôAddressing ongoing and emerging challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals ...
Study tour to support e-government practices in LDCs
26 January - 01 February, 2014
UN DESA┐s Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) is organizing a study visit to Bahrain on 26 January-1 February, to support the adaptation and implementation of e-government practices in LDCs through an in-depth practical and hands-on learning experience.