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Page 714th Global Forum on Gender Statistics
27 - 29 March, 2012
The Forum is being organized by UN DESA┐s Statistics Division and the Department of Statistics of Jordan, in collaboration with the UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN-ESCWA), the UN Population Fund (UNFPA), UN-Women and the World Bank. It is held as part of the Global Gender Stat...
International workshop on Household Income, Consumption and Full Accounting of the Households Sector
26 - 28 March, 2012
UN DESA┐s Statistics Division in collaboration with the National Bureau of Statistics of China is organizing this workshop as part of the project to strengthening statistical capacity development in China and other developing countries in Asia funded by the Chinese Government.
It will prese...
AMR Regional Meetings - Africa
25 March, 2012
Small and medium enterprises (SMEs) as drivers of productive capacity and job creation
2012 Annual Ministerial Review (AMR) regional meeting
25 March, 2012
AMR is a function of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with the purpose of assessing progress made towards the MDGs and the implementation of other goals and targets agreed at major UN conferences and summits, forming the UN development agenda. It also aims at contributing to scaling-up and a...
Seminar on Census Data Analysis
19 - 22 March, 2012
The main objective of the national seminar is to provide an opportunity for the staff members of the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics to further analyze data from the 2009 population and housing census of Kenya on selected topics. The ultimate objective is to promote greater analysis and dissemin...
High-level meeting with the Bretton Woods Institutions, the World Trade Organization and the UN Conference on Trade and Development
12 - 13 March, 2012
Pursuant to ECOSOC resolutions 2011/38, 2010/26 and 2009/30, the overall theme of the meeting will be ┐Coherence, coordination and cooperation in the context of Financing for Development┐. The UN Secretary-General will address the meeting. Following a short opening plenary with brief statements by t...
Fourteenth session of the Committee for Development Policy (CDP)
12 - 16 March, 2012
CDP is a subsidiary body of the UN Economic and Social Council, providing inputs and independent advice to the Council on emerging cross-sectoral development issues and on international cooperation for development, focusing on medium- and long-term aspects. The Committee is also responsible for revi...
Panel discussion on "ECOSOC and Global Governance"
07 March, 2012
The objective of this event, themed "ECOSOC and Global Governance", is to identify the world's most pressing global governance challenges and examine how the UN - and the Economic and Social Council in particular - can better meet them. Panellists will particularly discuss global financial, economic...
Briefing by the International Narcotics Control Board-INCB
07 March, 2012
The Economic and Social Council will hold a briefing on the mandates, functions and activities of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), on Wednesday, 7 March 2012, at 3 p.m. in the Economic and Social Council Chamber (NLB). The briefing will be conducted by the President of INCB, Profess...
43rd session of the Statistical Commission
28 February - 02 March, 2012
The 43rd session of the Statistical Commission is scheduled to be held at United Nations Headquarters, New York from 28 February to 2 March 2012. The opening session will take place at the General Assembly Hall.