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Page 5International 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...
45th session of the Statistical Commission
04 - 07 March, 2014
ôThe Statistical Commission has been instrumental in the establishment of a global information infrastructure. The Commission has managed to provide methodological guidance to countries, and ensure the international comparability of our data,ö Mr. Wu said as he participated at the 44th session.
Third session of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts on Sustainable Development Financing
03 - 07 March, 2014
While the session is closed, reserved to the Committee, an open interactive multi-stakeholder dialogue will be organized on Monday, 3 March from 3 to 6 pm. The first part of this dialogue will consist of a briefing from the Co-chairs and thematic co-facilitators on the work of the Committee. The sec...
25th Meeting of Inter-agency and Expert Group on MDG Indicators (IAEG-MDGs)
26 - 27 February, 2014
The Meeting will discuss how to prepare the 2014 global MDG monitoring report and related outputs. During the Meeting, the outcome of the informal meeting of the Open Working Group on measuring progress and its implication to the IAEG-MDGs will also be reviewed.
The meeting will be preceded...