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Page 64International Day of Forests
21 March, 2013
This new global celebration of forests builds on the successes of the International Year of Forests in 2011, and provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and of trees outside forests.
Activities expected to take place on the International Day include ...
Workshop on International Statistical Classifications
19 - 21 March, 2013
DESA's Statistics Division in cooperation with the Statistics Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and the Statistical Office of the European Communities (Eurostat) is organizing a Workshop on International Statistical Classifications.
Arranged primarily for CIS mem...
Final United Nations Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) Conference
18 - 28 March, 2013
All Member States of the United Nations gathered in New York on 2-27 July 2012 for an historical initiative in the area of conventional arms: to negotiate an Arms Trade Treaty. The Treaty would establish high common standards for international trade in conventional arms. Despite the efforts put fort...
Committee for Development Policy, 15th session
18 - 22 March, 2013
Committee for Development Policy, fifteenth session
18 - 22 March, 2013
As a subsidiary body of the UN Economic and Social Council, the CDP provides independent advice on critical issues on the international development agenda. The Committee is also responsible for the triennial review of the list of least developed countries (LDCs).
Membership is composed of ...
Africa - AMR Regional Preparatory Meeting - "Innovation for the achievement of the MDGs and sustainable development"
14 March, 2013
Open-Ended Working Group 'Taking forward multilateral nuclear disarmament negotiations' established pursuant to UN General Assembly Resolution 67/56 of 3 December 2012
14 March - 30 August, 2013
Regional Preparatory Meeting for Asia and Pacific on "Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for Promoting Renewable Energy Technologies"
13 March, 2013
"Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for Promoting Renewable Energy Technologies" (Bangkok, 13 March, 2013). The event will be hosted by the Government of Thailand in cooperation with ESCAP and DESA and held in conjunction with ESCAP preparatory meeting for the Asia and Pacific Energy Forum (14...
Commission on Narcotic Drugs, 56th session
11 - 15 March, 2013
Google+ Hangout on youth migration and development
06 March, 2013
Under the overarching theme "Youth migration and development: towards sustainable solutions", the web-based event will offer an opportunity for youth, the UN and Member States to discuss the issue of youth migration and development.
Youth will have the opportunity to ask questions related ...