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Page 64International Day of Older Persons
01 October, 2012
On 14 December 1990, the United Nations General Assembly designated 1 October the International Day of Older Persons. This was preceded by initiatives such as the Vienna International Plan of Action on Ageing ┐ which was adopted by the 1982 World Assembly on Ageing ┐ and endorsed later that year by ...
High-level Meeting of the 67th Session of the General Assembly on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels
24 September, 2012
Registration has closed on 9 July 2012.
The High-level meeting of the 67th Session of the General Assembly on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 24 September 2012. This is a unique occasion for al...
ECOSOC Special Ministerial Meeting
24 September, 2012
At the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20), world leaders acknowledged the vital importance of an inclusive, transparent, strengthened and effective multilateral system to better address the urgent global challenges of sustainable development. In The Future We Want, world leaders also ...
OLI on forest finance
19 - 21 September, 2012
CPF Organization Led Initiative (OLI) on forest finance in support of the United Nations Forum on Forests
General Assembly, 67th session
18 September - 31 December, 2012
The General Assembly is the main deliberative, policymaking and representative organ of the United Nations. Comprising all 193 Members of the United Nations, it provides a unique forum for multilateral discussion of the full spectrum of international issues covered by the Charter. The Assembly meets...
61st session - Committee on the Rights of the Child
17 September - 05 October, 2012
8th session - Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
17 - 28 September, 2012
Workshop on population projections for French speaking African countries
10 - 14 September, 2012
DESA┐s Statistics Division is organizing the workshop in collaboration with the Direction de la Statistique, Haut Commissariat au Plan du Maroc. It is held in the context of the 2010 World Programme on Population and Housing Censuses with the objectives to strengthen the technical capacity of the pa...
High-level expert group meeting on ┐Promoting people┐s empowerment in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full employment and decent work for all┐
10 - 12 September, 2012
Organized by DESA┐s Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD), the meeting is part of the preparations for the 51st session of the Commission for Social Development, scheduled to take place in New York in February 2013.
The meeting is convened in the context of draft Resolution 1 in...
Expert group meeting on ┐Harnessing the Cooperative Advantage to Build a Better World┐
04 - 05 September, 2012
An expert group meeting on ┐Harnessing the Cooperative Advantage to Build a Better World┐ will be organized in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on 4-6 September.
Also including a capacity-building workshop, this event will provide a forum for examining the distinct ways in which the cooperative model...