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Page 772nd Session of the UN General Assembly
12 September - 31 December, 2017
The 72nd Regular Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 72) will convene at UN Headquarters on Tuesday, 12 September 2017. The General Debate will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017.
Regional Workshop on International Trade Merchandise Trade Statistics
11 - 13 September, 2017
In order to better measure international trade, new recommendations for international merchandise trade statistics were adopted by all UN member states through the UN Statistical Commission in 2010. Countries have started implementing the new elements of these international standards, notably the tr...
Expert group meeting on ôSustainable cities, human mobility and international migrationö
07 - 08 September, 2017
The Population Division of DESA is organizing an expert group meeting on ôSustainable cities, human mobility and international migrationö at UN Headquarters from 7-8 September 2017. The meeting is held in preparation for the 51st session of the Commission on Population and Development in 2018 which ...
Expert Group on International Statistical Classifications
06 - 08 September, 2017
The Expert Group on International Statistical Classifications will hold its biennial meeting in New York on 6-8 September 2017. The Expert Group will discuss a wide range of topics, targeting specific classifications and broader issues including: new criteria for the Family of International Classifi...
DCF Argentina High-level Symposium
06 - 08 September, 2017
The DCF Argentina High-level Symposium will take place in Buenos Aires on 6-8 September 2017, as the first preparatory symposium for the 2018 Development Cooperation Forum and as a key milestone in the run up to BAPA+40.
Nearly forty years since the historic UN Conference on Technical Coope...
13th Session, Committee on Enforced Disappearances, Geneva
04 - 15 September, 2017
At its forthcoming 13th session in September 2017, the Committee on Enforced Disappearances will examine the efforts of the following countries to implement the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance:
International Youth Day
12 August, 2017
International Youth Day is commemorated every year on 12 August. The Focal Point on Youth selects a theme for the day often with input from youth organizations and members of the UN Inter-Agency Network in Youth development. It also organizes a commemoration of the Day at United Nations Headquarters...
International Day of the Indigenous Peoples
09 August, 2017
By resolution 49/214 of 23 December 1994, the United Nations General Assembly decided that the International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous People shall be observed on 9 August every year. The date marks the day of the first meeting, in 1982, of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations.
30th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names
07 - 18 August, 2017
Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management, Seventh session
02 - 04 August, 2017
The Seventh Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) will be held from 31 July - 4 August 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Preceded by a number of related side events from 31 Jul y - 1 August 2017, the Seve...