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14 - 15 January 3rd Meeting of the High Level Group for Partnership, Coordination and Capacity-Building for post-2015 monitoring
New York

19 - 21 January International Expert Group Meeting on Indigenous Languages
New York

22 January 70th Anniversary of ECOSOC
New York

25 January - 03 February 2016 Regular Session, Committee on NGOs
New York

25 January - 03 February Committee on NGOs, regular session
New York

26 - 28 January 1st meeting of the Expert Group on International Trade and Economic Globalization Statistics
New York

01 - 02 February Youth Taking Action to Implement the 2030 Agenda - ECOSOC Youth Forum
New York

03 - 12 February 54th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD54)
New York
07 - 10 February Joint GCC-STAT/UNSD Regional Workshop on International Merchandise Trade Statistics
Muscat, Oman

16 February Committee on NGOs, regular session
New York

22 - 25 February Seminar in Civil Registration and Vital Statistics in the Pacific Islands : Standards, Best Practice and Lessons Learnt
Noumea, New Caledonia

22 - 24 February ECOSOC Operational Activities Segment
New York

23 - 26 February Regional workshop within the UN Development Account project “Supporting Developing Countries Measure Progress Towards Achieving a Green Economy”
Quito, Ecuador

25 - 26 February 14th annual coordination meeting on international migration
New York

08 - 11 March 47th session of the Statistical Commission
New York

14 - 18 March Committee for Development Policy
New York

21 March International Day of Forests
29 March - 01 April Workshop on “Strengthening basic statistics to support the Sustainable Development Goals"
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

30 March ECOSOC Special Meeting on Inequality
New York

30 March - 01 April Third Meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goals
Mexico City, Mexico

31 March ECOSOC Forum on Partnership “From commitments to results: Leveraging partnerships for the 2030 Agenda”
New York

02 April World Autism Awareness Day
04 - 06 April ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
New York

06 - 08 April DCF Belgium High-level Symposium
Brussels, Belgium

11 - 15 April 49th Session of the Commission on Population and Development
New York

18 - 22 April Committee of Experts on Public Administration
New York

18 - 20 April ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development Follow-up
New York

20 - 22 April Fourth High Level Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

21 April High-level Thematic Debate on Achieving the sustainable Development Goals
New York

22 April International Mother Earth Day
25 - 29 April 29th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names (UNGEGN) from 25-29 April, 2016 at ESCAP
Bangkok, Thailand

25 - 27 April UNFF Ad-Hoc Expert Group
New York

02 - 04 May ECOSOC Integration segment
New York

09 - 20 May 15th Session of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII15)
10 - 13 May Meeting of the Oslo Group on Energy Statistics
Aguascalientes, Mexico

12 May Launch of the World Economic Situation and Prospects as of mid-2016
New York

15 May National Substantive Training on Open Government Data for Sustainable Development
Dhaka, Bangladesh

15 May International Day of Families
16 - 19 May High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation, 19th Session
New York

18 - 20 May Meeting of the Technical Subgroup for the International Standard Industrial Classification (ISIC)
Geneva, Switzerland.

23 May - 01 June Committee on NGOs, resumed session
New York

23 - 25 May International Workshop on Energy Statistics and Energy Balances
Beijing, China

25 - 26 May Fifth meeting of the High-level Group for Partnership, Coordination and Capacity-Building for the 2030 Agenda
Budapest, Hungary

01 - 03 June ECOSOC Coordination and management meeting
New York

06 - 07 June First annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)
New York

10 June Committee on NGOs, resumed session
New York

13 June International Albinism Awareness Day
14 - 16 June Ninth Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
New York
15 June World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
23 June United Nations Public Service Day
27 - 29 June ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment
New York

04 July International Day of Cooperatives
11 - 15 July ECOSOC High-level political forum on sustainable development
New York

18 - 22 July ECOSOC High-level segment: The Theme "Implementing the post-2015 development agenda: moving from commitments to results"
New York

25 - 27 July ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
New York

28 - 29 July 2017 ECOSOC Organizational session
New York

03 - 05 August Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management
New York

09 August International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
12 August International Youth Day
01 October International Day of Older Persons
17 October International Day for the Eradication Poverty
20 October World Statistics Day
03 December International Day of Persons with Disabilities
20 December International Human Solidarity Day

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