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Page 14World Autism Awareness Day
02 April, 2014
The Day raises awareness of autism on all levels of society and encourages participation of Member States, civil society, private and public organizations and the UN system. A message of the Secretary-General has been delivered each year on that occasion.
A ôMeet the Authorö (sponsored by ...
Sixteenth session of the Committee for Development Policy
24 - 28 March, 2014
The Committee for Development Policy will hold its sixteenth session from 24 to 28 March 2014, examining the 2014 Annual Ministerial Review (AMR) theme on Addressing ongoing and emerging challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 and for sustaining development gains for the futu...
Regional Seminar on the Promotion and Utilisation of Census Results: Making Value Visible
24 - 26 March, 2014
UN DESAĺs Statistics Division, in cooperation with Statistics South Africa and the UN ECA African Centre for Statistics and the support from the African Development Bank and UNFPA, is organising this event with essential objective to discuss lessons learnt and share national experience from the 2010...
International Day of Forests
21 March, 2014
This new global celebration of forests builds on the successes of the International Year of Forests in 2011, and provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of all types of forests and of trees outside forests.
UN DESAĺs United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF) Secretariat was de...
High-Level Symposium in preparation for the 2014 ECOSOC Development Cooperation Forum (DCF)
20 - 21 March, 2014
To advance the dialogue on development cooperation, the Government of Germany and UN DESA are organizing a High-Level Symposium in preparation for the 2014 ECOSOC Development Cooperation Forum (DCF) on ôAccountable and effective development cooperation in a post-2015 eraö on 20-21 March in Berlin, G...
2014 Germany High-Level Symposium on ôAccountable and effective development cooperation in a post-2015 eraö
20 - 21 March, 2014
6th Session, Committee on Enforced Disappearances
17 - 28 March, 2014
The 6th session of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances will take place in Geneva from 17 to 28 March 2014.
Updated information is available from the following link.
Capacity-building workshop on ôTransfer and adaptation of innovative practices for improved public service delivery in LDCsö
17 - 19 March, 2014
The Workshop for some 25-30 trainees from the interested least developed countries will offer a platform for selected public sector managers to increase awareness of the innovations available for important areas of service delivery.
Specifically, the workshop will serve as a working space f...
110th session - Human Rights Committee
10 - 28 March, 2014
At its forthcoming 110th session, the Human Rights Committee will examine the efforts of the following six countries to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights:
The Committee will ...
Training for trainers on Energy Statistics and Balances in the Arab region
09 - 13 March, 2014
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN ESCWA) is organizing a Training for trainers on Energy Statistics and Balances in the Arab region on 9-13 March 2014 in Muscat, Oman. The training is organized in cooperation with the Statistical Center for the Cooperation Counci...