Events by Topic: Social Development
Page 3Panel Discussion on ┐Cooperatives and the Role of Information and Communication Technologies┐
06 June, 2012
The meeting will take place on 6 June 2012 in conference room 7 from 1:15pm to 2:30pm at the United Nations Headquarters in New York . The event is part of the observance of the ┐International Year of Cooperatives,┐ and its proceedings are aimed at examining how ICTs contribute to the efficiency, an...
Eleventh Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
07 - 18 May, 2012
Special Theme: The Doctrine of Discovery: its enduring impact on indigenous peoples and the right to redress for past conquests (articles 28 and 37 of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples)
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50th Session of the Commission for Social Development
01 - 10 February, 2012
The Fiftieth Session of the Commission for Social Development will be convened from 1 to 10 February 2012 at the United Nations North Lawn Building (NLB) in New York. The Priority Theme this year is "Poverty Eradication".
The deadline for pre-registration is 20 January 2012.
Global Launch of the International Year of Cooperatives
31 October, 2011
*The Meeting is open to all representatives of NGOs in consultative status with ECOSOC and Accredited Cooperatives that have been approved and pre-registered online before the deadline.
The United Nations General Assembly has declared 2012 as the International...
Fourth session of the Conference of States Parties
07 - 09 September, 2011
** Please note that ECOSOC NGOs can pre-register up to 10 Representatives**
** Please note that accredited NGOs to the Conference of State Parties can pre-register up to Five Representatives**
The Convention on the Right...
Second Session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing
01 - 04 August, 2011
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The Second Session of the Open-ended Working Group on strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons will be convened from 1 to 5 August 2011 in Conference Room 2 at the United Nations North Lawn Building (NLB) in New York.
High-Level Meeting on Youth
25 - 26 July, 2011
As part of the International Youth Year, the General Assembly will hold a High-Level Meeting on Youth on 25 and 26 July 2011. The high-level meeting will have as its overarching theme ┐Youth: Dialogue and Mutual Understanding┐.
The high-level meeting will comprise two consecutive informal ...
Tenth Session of the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
16 - 27 May, 2011
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First Session of the Open-ended Working Group on strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons
18 - 21 April, 2011
The open-ended working group on strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons was established by the General Assembly by resolution 65/182 on 21 December 2010.
The working group will consider the existing international framework of the human rights of older persons and i...
49th Session of the Commission for Social Development
09 - 18 February, 2011
In its resolution 2010/10 of 22 July 2010, the Economic and Social Council decided that the priority theme for the 2011-2012 review and policy cycle would be poverty eradication, taking into account its interrelationship with social integration and full employment and decent work for all.