Events by Topic: Not specified
Page 9International Day of Cooperatives
04 July, 2017
The United Nations recognizes and reaffirms the role of cooperatives in economic, social and cultural development and in the achievement of social policy objectives as shown in various resolutions specific to cooperatives and the bi-ennial publication of the Secretary-Generalĺs report on the role of...
120th session - Human Rights Committee
03 - 28 July, 2017
At its forthcoming 120th session, the Human Rights Committee will examine the efforts of the following seven countries to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights:
1. Second Periodic Report of Honduras
2. Fourth report of Madagascar
3. Sixth report of Mong...
Global Forum on Migration and Development
28 June, 2017
UN Public Service Day
23 June, 2017
The UN Public Service Day intends to celebrate the value and virtue of public service to the community; highlight the contribution of public service in the development process; recognize the work of public servants, and encourage young people to pursue careers in the public sector. Since the first A...
2017 UN Public Service Forum: The Future is Now - Accelerating Public Service Innovation for Agenda 2030
22 - 23 June, 2017
The 2017 United Nations Public Service Forum entitled ôThe Future is Now: Accelerating Public Service Innovation for Agenda 2030ö will take place in the Hague, Netherlands, from 22 to 23 June 2017. It is being organized by the Government of the Netherlands together with the United Nations Department...
ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment
21 - 23 June, 2017
The ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) has been an essential platform for discussing the activities and issues related to strengthening the coordination of the humanitarian assistance of the United Nations. The HAS provides a key opportunity for Member States, United Nations entities, humanit...
Expert Group Meeting on Improving Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda
20 - 22 June, 2017
The United Nations Statistics Division, in collaboration with the United Nations Population Division and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), will organise an expert group meeting on "Improving Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda". The meeting will be held at the United N...
Regional Workshop on the Compilation of the Tourism Satellite Account
19 - 20 June, 2017
The workshop is organized jointly by UNSD and the World Tourism Organization and will be hosted by the Philippine Statistics Authority and the Philippine Department of Tourism in Manila on 19-20 June 2017. Representatives of national statistical offices of 13 developing countries, mostly from the re...
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
15 June, 2017
The World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) happens each year on June 15th. It was officially recognized by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 66/127,December 2011, following a request by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA), who first established th...
International Albinism Awareness Day
13 June, 2017
Albinism is a rare, non-contagious, genetically inherited difference present at birth. In almost all types of albinism, both parents must carry the gene for it to be passed on, even if they do not have albinism themselves. The condition is found in both sexes regardless of ethnicity and in all count...