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Page 14Capacity Development workshop on "Support to Developing Capacities for Effective Governance, Public Administration and Service Delivery in Developing Countries for Sustainable Development"
24 - 28 August, 2015
For many developing economies, especially in Africa, the core problem does not lie in the domain of policy formulation and decision-making, it is rather related to policy implementation and provision of public goods and services, for there is a direct positive link between sound governance and devel...
International Youth Day
12 August, 2015
The 2015 International Youth Day theme is Youth Civic Engagement. Youth Civic Engagement, a main goal of the United Nations System-Wide Action Plan on Youth (Youth-SWAP), seeks to promote young peopleĺs effective inclusive civic engagement at all levels. There has been recent increasing attention an...
International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous Peoples
10 August, 2015
The observance of the International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous Peoples will take place on Monday 10 August 2015 in ECOSOC Chamber, from 3:00pm to 6:00pm at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
As part of the commemoration of the International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous People...
Fifth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM)
03 - 07 August, 2015
As a formal inter-governmental mechanism, UN-GGIM is playing a leading role in setting the agenda and direction for the development of global geospatial information and in promoting its use to address key global challenges.
It is expected that the meeting of senior executives from national...
Organizational Session Regarding the Programme of Work of the Council from July 2015 to July 2016
23 - 24 July, 2015
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
20 - 22 July, 2015
Third International Conference on Financing for Development
13 - 16 July, 2015
The Third International Conference on Financing for Development will gather high-level political representatives, including Heads of State and Government, and Ministers of Finance, Foreign Affairs and Development Cooperation, as well as all relevant institutional stakeholders, non-governmental organ...
World Population Day
11 July, 2015
Sub-regional workshop for the East African Community (EAC) countries
06 - 10 July, 2015
UN DESAĺs Statistics Division is organizing a sub-regional workshop for the East African Community (EAC) countries, entitled ôEnvironment Statistics in support of the Implementation of the Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics (FDES 2013)ö led by the Division, in collaboration with...
Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report 2015
06 July, 2015
The UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) have been hailed as the most successful anti-poverty movement in history. On 6 July, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will officially launch the final report of the MDGs, summarizing the progress and highlighting the achievements of this monumental effo...