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Page 548th Session of the UN Statistical Commission
07 - 10 March, 2017
The Statistical Commission consists of 24 member countries of the United Nations, elected by the United Nations Economic and Social Council on the basis of an equitable geographical distribution. The term of office of members is four years.
12th Session, Committee on Enforced Disappearances
06 - 17 March, 2017
At its forthcoming 12th session on 6-17 March 2017, the Committee on Enforced Disappearances will examine the efforts of the following countries to implement the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearance:
ECOSOC Substantive session, Operational activities for development segment
28 February, 2017
Consultation on Indigenous Peoplesĺ Participation at the UN
27 - 28 February, 2017
In the Outcome Document of the 2014 high-level plenary meeting of the General Assembly known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, Members States committed to consider ways to enable the participation of indigenous peoples in meetings of relevant United Nations bodies on issues affecting th...
Symposium on ôImplementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SAMOA Pathway in Small Island Developing States (SIDS)
21 - 23 February, 2017
The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SAMOA Pathway recognized the specific challenges faced by Small Island Developing States (SIDS) and their particular vulnerability to the impacts of climate change. The 2030 Agenda pledges to "Leave No One Behind" and calls for special attention to...
World Day of Social Justice
20 February, 2017
Fifteenth Coordination Meeting on International Migration
16 - 17 February, 2017
International migration is a global phenomenon that is growing in scope, complexity and impact. Today, virtually all countries in the world are simultaneously countries of destination, origin and transit for international migrants. Traditional migration patterns are complemented by new migratory flo...
United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Preparatory Meeting
15 - 16 February, 2017
A high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development will be convened in New York, from 5 to 9 June 2017, coinciding with World Oceans Day, to support th...
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
11 February, 2017
Gender equality has always been a core issue for the United Nations. Gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls will make a crucial contribution not only to economic development of the world, but to progress across all the goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development ...
Regional Workshop on Strengthening the Collection and Use of International Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
31 January - 03 February, 2017
The workshop is jointly organised by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (represented by Statistics Division (UNSD) and Population Division (UNPD)) and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (represented by the Statistics Division and the ...