Events by Topic: Social Development
Page 3International Day of Cooperatives
08 July, 2013
UNDESA-DSPD will organize a panel discussion on "Cooperative enterprises remain strong in times of crisis", Monday 8 July 2013 from 1.15pm to 2.30pm in conference room 7, UN North Lawn Building (NLB).
The panel will address the following questions:
- What is the potential of coope...
12th Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues
20 - 31 May, 2013
The Twelfth Session of the Permanent Forum will take place from 20 to 31 May 2013 in the newly renovated Conference Room Building at the United Nations Headquarters, in New York. It will be a review year of the Forum.
This event is ONLY open to NGOs with ECOSOC Status, Accredited Indige...
51st Session of the Commission for Social Development
06 - 15 February, 2013
The Fifty-First Session of the Commission for Social Development will be convened in Conference Room 4 at the United Nations North Lawn Building (NLB) in New York. The priority theme this year is "Promoting empowerment of people in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full employ...
Closing Ceremony of the International Year of Cooperatives (IYC)
19 - 20 November, 2012
The official closing of the United Nations International Year of Cooperatives, ┐Promoting Cooperatives Beyond 2012┐ will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 19-20 November 2012. The two day event will highlight major outcomes of various observances during the year, as well a...
Fifth session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
12 - 14 September, 2012
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 5 Representatives.
Please note that this event is only op...
Third Session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing
21 - 24 August, 2012
The Third Session of the Open-ended Working Group on strengthening the protection of the human rights of older persons will be convened from 21 to 24 August 2012 at the United Nations North Lawn Building (NLB) in New York.
Please note that this event is open ONLY to NGOs with ECOSOC Stat...
Panel 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...