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Page 25United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 17)
28 November - 09 December, 2011
The United Nations Climate Change Conference, Durban 2011, will bring together representatives of the world's governments, international organizations and civil society. The discussions will seek to advance, in a balanced fashion, the implementation of the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol, as w...
Bonn 2011 Conference: The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus
16 - 18 November, 2011
The German Federal Government is organizing the International Bonn2011 Conference ┐The Water Energy and Food Security Nexus ┐ Solutions for the Green Economy┐ to be held from 16 to 18 November. The conference has been announced by German Chancellor Angela Merkel as a specific German contribution to ...
Burkina Faso National Seminar on Census Data Analysis
14 - 16 November, 2011
The Burkina Faso National Seminar on Census Data Analysis is scheduled to be held from 14 to 16 November in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The main objective of the national seminar is to provide an opportunity for the staff member of the Burkina Faso Institut National de la Statistique et de la DÚmogra...
47th Session of the International Tropical Timber Council
14 - 19 November, 2011
Expert Group Meeting on ┐Strategies for Attracting the best talent in the Public Service in Africa"
14 - 18 November, 2011
A workshop on Strengthening Public Administration and Leadership Capacities at Local Level for the Achievement of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) will be held during the 33rd Annual Round-Table Conference of AAPAM. The workshop, a collaboration of DESA through the Division for Public Administrat...
Inter-Agency Technical Meeting on Broadening Coherence and Collaboration for Rural Development through Employment and Decent Work
14 - 15 November, 2011
DESA┐s Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD), in partnership with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), will organize the event, intended as a continuation and a follow up of the Inter-agency technical meeting on ┐Building employmen...
Expert Group Meeting on Mortality Crises: Conflicts, Violence, Famine, Natural Disasters and the Growing Burden of Non-communicable Diseases
14 - 15 November, 2011
DESA┐s Population Division is organizing the meeting with the main objective to review the state of the art in regard to evidence and understanding of crises that cause significant rises in mortality levels and to initiate a discussion on how current knowledge on this issue can inform the preparatio...
UN Sub-regional Workshop on Census Data Evaluation
14 - 17 November, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division in cooperation with the Cambodian Institute of Statistics will organize a Workshop on Census Data Evaluation. This workshop will be organized within the framework of the UN/DESA Development Account project for strengthening the statistical capacity of countries in South-Ea...
Information sessions to Member States on UN Public Service Awards 2012
10 November, 2011
The UN Public Service Award is an international recognition designed to promote excellence and support innovations in public service delivery worldwide under the management of DESA┐s Division of Public Administration Development Management (DPADM). It is open to public organizations of all kinds, in...
Consultative Meeting on Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women
08 - 10 November, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division will conduct a Consultative Meeting to Review the Guidelines for Producing Statistics on Violence against Women. The draft guidelines provide comprehensive methodological guidance regarding the selection of core and additional topics, sources of data, relevant statistical ...