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Page 54Capacity-building workshop on ôTransfer and adaptation of innovative practices for improved public service delivery in LDCsö
17 - 19 March, 2014
The Workshop for some 25-30 trainees from the interested least developed countries will offer a platform for selected public sector managers to increase awareness of the innovations available for important areas of service delivery.
Specifically, the workshop will serve as a working space f...
110th session - Human Rights Committee
10 - 28 March, 2014
At its forthcoming 110th session, the Human Rights Committee will examine the efforts of the following six countries to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights:
The Committee will ...
Training for trainers on Energy Statistics and Balances in the Arab region
09 - 13 March, 2014
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN ESCWA) is organizing a Training for trainers on Energy Statistics and Balances in the Arab region on 9-13 March 2014 in Muscat, Oman. The training is organized in cooperation with the Statistical Center for the Cooperation Counci...
45th 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...