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Page 22Major Groups and other Stakeholders Briefing - I
20 September, 2013
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This event will aim at taking stock of Rio+20 progress and will provide Major Groups and other stakeholders a comprehensive picture of where the agenda is at the moment, windows of opportunity to influence the international agenda, provide space for joint...
68th session of the General Assembly
17 September - 31 December, 2013
Following the opening on 17 September, the General Assembly will hold the High-level Meeting on the Realization of the Millennium Development Goals and Other Internationally Agreed Development Goals for Persons with Disabilities on Monday, 23 September. This will be followed by the general debate of...
7th meeting of the Inter-agency and Expert Group on Gender
12 - 13 September, 2013
The meeting will bring together representatives from national statistical offices, international agencies and Regional Commissions to review global work on gender statistics. The objectives of the meeting are to review the work of the Advisory Group on Emerging Issues, discuss the Minimum Set of Gen...
Expert Group Meeting on Policies and Strategies
10 - 11 September, 2013
In its resolution 2012/7, the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations decided that the priority theme for the 2013-2014 review and policy cycle of the Commission for Social Development would be ┐Promoting empowerment of people in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full e...
Regional workshop on Data Dissemination and Communication
09 - 12 September, 2013
The Workshop is part of a global series of workshops on data dissemination and communication, organized as part of a United Nations Development Account project. The purpose of the overall project is to provide a forum for sharing national practices and experiences in the dissemination of statistical...
Training Workshop on Environment and Energy Statistics for Arab Countries
08 - 12 September, 2013
This workshop, which is envisaged as first in a series of workshops on environment and energy statistics, will review the basic concepts, methods and international recommendations on environment and energy statistics as well as the main interrelationships between the two areas. It will also provide ...
First meeting of the Intergovernmental committee of experts on sustainable development financing
28 - 30 August, 2013
At the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (or Rio+20) in June 2012, Heads of State and Government recognized the need for significant mobilization of resources from a variety of sources and the effective use of financing, in order to give strong support to developing countries in t...
International Youth Day
12 August, 2013
The commemoration of the International Youth Day will be held at the United Nations headquarters in New York on 12 August 2013. Similar to previous years, the United Nations Focal Point on Youth will celebrate the International Youth Day 2013 with activities that involve youth and youth-led organiza...
International Day of the World's Indigenous People
09 August, 2013
The International Day of the World┐s Indigenous Peoples will take place on 9 August in New York. The theme will be "Indigenous peoples building alliances: Honouring treaties, agreements and other constructive arrangements".
An interactive dialogue will take place on Friday, 9 August at 3:00...
Technical Meeting on Measuring Asset Ownership from a Gender Perspective
30 July - 02 August, 2013
Organized by the Evidence and Data for Gender Equality (EDGE) project, DESA's Statistics Division (UNSD) and UN Women, this meeting will bring together around 30 experts including survey statisticians and gender specialists from selected countries, partner agencies and regional commissions to discus...