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Page 74Commission for Social Development, 50th session
01 - 10 February, 2012
Interactive dialogues on the International Year of Cooperatives 2012
01 - 02 February, 2012
The International Year of Cooperatives 2012 is underway, and UN DESA┐s Division for Social Policy and Development (DSDP) has continued to play its role in the promotion and advocacy of cooperatives as agents for development.
During the month of February, the Division will be using its socia...
2012 Regular Session, Committee on NGOs
30 January - 08 February, 2012
The 2012 Regular Session of the Committee on NGOs will take place from 30 January to 8 February 2012. The session is expected to consider 190 new applications for status by NGOs as well as 153 more applications deferred from earlier sessions. It will also review over 300 quadrennial reports of NGOs ...
Initial discussions on the Rio+20 zero draft of outcome
25 - 27 January, 2012
International expert group meeting on combating violence against indigenous women and girls
18 - 20 January, 2012
This Expert Group Meeting is being organized following a recommendation of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), approved by ECOSOC and which authorizes a three-day international expert group meeting on the theme ┐Combating violence against indigenous women and girls: article 22 of t...
2nd Intersessional Meeting of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development
15 - 16 December, 2011
The second round of informal discussions will focus on the objective and themes of the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20, which has been charged by the General Assembly to see how efforts to achieve sustainable development can be scaled up, as well as to explore how countries can gree...
Training workshop on productive capacity, employment and decent work, preparing for the 2012 Annual Ministerial Review (AMR)
14 December, 2011
DESA┐s Office for Economic and Social Council Support and Coordination (OESC) is organizing this training workshop for DESA staff, which will bring together experts from international organizations, academia, civil society, the private sector and foundations as resource persons.
The main ob...
COMMISSION ON CRIME PREVENTION AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE - Reconvened twentieth session
12 - 13 December, 2011
National Seminar on Census Data Analysis
12 - 14 December, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division in collaboration with the Liberia Institute of Statistics and Geo-Information Services (LISGIS) will organize a National Seminar on Census Data Analysis in the context of the 2010 World Programme for Population and Housing Censuses.
The purpose of the Seminar is t...
COMMISSION ON NARCOTIC DRUGS - Reconvened fifty-fourth session
12 - 13 December, 2011