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Page 21Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters, 9th session
21 - 25 October, 2013
The meeting will discuss, inter alia, issues related to the next update of the United Nations Model Double Taxation Convention between Developed and Developing Countries, including various issues related to the concept of ┐permanent establishment┐ (Article 5), the meaning of ┐auxiliary activities┐ u...
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
17 October, 2013
The 2013 Commemoration of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP) will be held on 17 October at UN Headquarters, focusing on the theme "Working together towards a world without discrimination: Building on the experience and knowledge of people in extreme poverty".
24th meeting of Interagency and Expert Group Meeting on MDG indicators (IAEG-MDG)
16 - 19 October, 2013
The IAEG-MDG has been responsible for data development, compilation and analysis for the assessment of trends in MDG indicators. The Group includes the UN Secretariat, a number of UN agencies, as well as national experts from statistical offices concerned with the development of data for MDGs. The 2...
109th session - Human Rights Committee
14 October - 01 November, 2013
At its forthcoming 109th session, the Human Rights Committee will examine the efforts of the following six countries to implement the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights:
Third Committee of the General Assembly
07 October - 27 November, 2013
The Social, Humanitarian Cultural Affairs Commitee (Third Committee) of the sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly.
The General Assembly allocates to its Social, Humanitarian and Cultural Affairs Committee, commonly referred to as the "Third Committee", agenda items relating to a rang...
International Seminar on Trade and Tourism Statistic
07 - 10 October, 2013
The services sector accounts for the largest share of business activity, employment, and economic growth in most economies, yet the role of services trade, particularly in designing policies and negotiating regional agreements, continues to be poorly understood. A major reason for this disconnect i...
Sixth High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development
07 - 08 October, 2013
The two-day event will include a series of plenary meetings chaired by the President of the General Assembly, at which ministers and high-level officials will be able to make formal statements, three interactive multi-stakeholder round tables and an informal interactive dialogue, with the participat...
Second Committee of the General Assembly
07 October - 13 December, 2013
The Second Committee is expected to start its work on 9 October 2013 at UN Headquarters, with an opening address by UN DESA Under-Secretary-General Mr. Wu Hongbo and a keynote address by a prominent economist.
The UN DESA Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination (OESC) will coordinate the...
High-Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development
03 - 04 October, 2013
Registration has now closed.
In accordance with paragraph 12 of General Assembly resolution 67/219, the President of the General Assembly has drawn up a list of relevant non-governmental organizations not in consultative status with ECOSOC, civil society organizations and the private...
International Day of Older Persons
01 October, 2013
This year, in commemoration of the International Day of Older Persons (1 October), the theme "The future we want: what older persons are saying" has been chosen to draw attention to the efforts of older persons, civil society organisations, United Nations organizations and Member States to place the...