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Page 88International Workshop on Measuring GDP by Final Demand Approach
25 - 27 April, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division, in collaboration with the National Bureau of Statistics of China is organizing an international workshop on measuring gross domestic product (GDP) by final demand approach. It is being conducted as part of the project on strengthening statistical capacity development in C...
22 April, 2011
Organizers:Earth Day Network
The first substantive session of the Open-ended Working Group on strengthening the protection of human rights of older persons
18 - 21 April, 2011
The working group was established by the General Assembly resolution 65/182 on 21 December 2010. This landmark decision to focus attention on the rights of older persons came nearly ten years after the adoption of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing in 2002. It recognizes that national...
International Year of Youth: Briefing session on Youth Participation
12 April, 2011
The event is one of many arranged to celebrate the International Year of Youth, leading up to the UN Conference on Youth on 25-26 July. It will explore the issue of youth participation, taking examples from the work of the UN system, NGOs and young people themselves on youth participatory processes....
ECOSOC 2011 Africa Regional Meeting
12 April, 2011
The meeting is co-organized by DESA, in cooperation with the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), in collaboration with the Government of Togo.
The meeting will take pl...
Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, Twentieth session
11 - 15 April, 2011
Implementing the System of National Accounts 2008 in the African region
11 - 15 April, 2011
The System of National Accounts, 2008 (2008 SNA) is an updated version of the System of National Accounts, 1993 (1993 SNA). It is the fifth version, the first of which was published over fifty years ago, and it was prepared under the auspices of the Inter-Secretariat Working Group on National Accoun...
Analyzing the Ethiopian population and housing census of 2007
11 April - 01 May, 2011
The evaluation is arranged by DESA┐s Statistics Division as part of the regional project to strengthening the capacity to analyze, present and disseminate census data.
The staff of the Central Statistical Agency (CSA) of Ethiopia will work closely with national and international experts dur...
United Nations Committee of Experts on Public Administration - 10th Session
04 - 08 April, 2011
The Committee will meet this month (4-8 April 2011) for the tenth annual session of discussions. CEPA is comprised of twenty-four specialists in public administration from all world regions, who are currently working in academia, government or public service. The overall theme of the session will be...
Third Preparatory Meeting of the Proposed United Nations Committee on Global Geospatial Information Management
04 - 06 April, 2011
The meeting is organized by DESA┐s Statistics Division and the UN Cartographic Section/DFS to discuss and finalize the report on Global Geospatial Information Management (GGIM) to be submitted to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the inter-governmental process.
In addition, the m...