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Page 37ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - High-level Segment
02 - 09 July, 2012
This year┐s high-level segment which takes place on 2-9 July, opens with the Annual Ministerial Review (AMR) on 2-3 July, spotlighting the theme of ┐promoting productive capacity, employment and decent work to eradicate poverty┐.
This focus is particularly timely, as the global economic and...
United Nations National Workshop on CensusInfo for Cambodia
25 - 29 June, 2012
CensusInfo is a platform for disseminating census data at various geographical levels. The workshop organized jointly by UN DESA┐s Statistics Division (UNSD) and the Cambodian National Institute of Statistics, will develop the national CensusInfo application with accompanying databases and customize...
20 - 22 June, 2012
five high-level sessions designed to offer an opportunity for Governments and other stakeholders to showcase best practices, practical experiences and concrete contributions in implementing sustainable development. The sessions address entrepreneurs/grassroots, food/health, gender, partnerships brok...
Regional Workshop on Data Dissemination and Communication
20 - 22 June, 2012
The workshop, part of a global series on the topic, has been organized under the broader umbrella of United Nations Development Account projects. This 3-days event will include discussions surrounding emerging trends overall, emerging trends in data exchange and data hubbing, strategies for web-base...
Global Major Groups Community
19 June, 2012
Rio Centro Pavilion 6, room 1
19 June, 9 AM - 12:30 PM
This workshop will focus on preparing Major Groups to engage with the high-level and plenary segments of the Rio+20 Conference that follow the conclusion of the Preparatory Committee, as well as in the follow-up process and the role...
Brazilian and Other Latin America Civil Society
18 June, 2012
Location: Barra Arena, Room UN6, Avenida Embaixador Abelardo Bueno, 3401 - Barra da Tijuca
18 June, 9 AM - 12:30 PM
This workshop will focus on capacity building for Major Groups on lobbying at Rio+20, the current state of negotiations and the outcome document, and will provide a platfo...
Sustainable Development Dialogue Days
16 - 19 June, 2012
At the invitation of Brazil, civil society representatives, including from private sector, NGOs, scientific community and other major groups will convene to discuss ten topics (poverty, crises, unemployment/migrations, patterns of production/consumption, forests, food, energy, cities/innovation and ...
Third Meeting of the Rio+20 Preparatory Committe
13 - 15 June, 2012
This will be the final round of negotiations on the Outcome Document before its adoption by the official Conference. The document entitled ┐The Future We Want┐ includes the following components: an introduction on ┐Our Common Vision┐, and chapters respectively entitled ┐Renewing Political Commitment...
Rio+20 side events
13 - 22 June, 2012
More than 500 on-site side events organized by Governments, Major Groups, Organizations from the UN system and other International Organizations will take place in RioCentro during Prepcom III (13-15 June), the Sustainable Development Dialogue Days (16-19 June) and the Summit (20-22 June). Please se...
Regional Seminar on International Trade Statistics for Arab countries
12 - 14 June, 2012
International statistical comparisons depend heavily upon a solid foundation of reliable, high-quality, trades statistics. The upcoming Seminar provides an important opportunity to share best practices and build the capacity of national statistical systems in Arab countries.
The regional se...