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Page 12Validation workshop on the national forest financing strategy and project proposal on sustainable forest management in Madagascar
14 - 15 June, 2018
This workshop aims to discuss and validate the national forest financing strategy and project proposal on sustainable forest management developed by the authorities of Madagascar with technical support from the UNFF Global Forest Financing Facilitation Network. It follows up on the capacity-building...
International Albinism Awareness Day
13 June, 2018
People with albinism face multiple forms of discrimination worldwide. Albinism is still profoundly misunderstood, socially and medically. The physical appearance of persons with albinism is often the object of erroneous beliefs and myths influenced by superstition, which foster their marginalization...
11th session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD
12 - 14 June, 2018
The Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was adopted by the General Assembly by its resolution 61/106 of 13 December 2006. It came into force on 3 May 2008 upon the 20th ratification. Article 40 of the Convention stipulates that ôThe States Parties shall meet regularly in a Conferen...
Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Development Goal 17
12 June, 2018
2018 Coordination and Management Meetings (CMM)
12 - 14 June, 2018
Participants at the CMM are Member States, representatives of the Functional Commissions and ECOSOC expert bodies, the Regional Commissions and United Nations Agencies, Funds and Programmes.
The programme of each Coordination and Management Meeting-CMM is structured around actions that ECOSOC is...
UNGA High-level Event on SDG Financing
11 June, 2018
The President of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčßk identified sustainable development as a priority. Therefore he will convene a Meeting on Financing the Sustainable Development Goals on 11 June 2018 bringing together different stakeholders around...
xGlobal Symposium on the Role of Micro-, Small- and MediumEnterprises (MSMEs) in the achievement of the SDGs
07 - 08 June, 2018
The overall objective of this symposium is to inform 2018 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development with key messages on contributions of MSMEs to achieving the SDGs globally. It will further systematize strategic recommendations on measures to maximize potentials of MSMEs to sust...
G-STIC Special Event on the occasion of the STI Forum
07 June, 2018
In the context of the third Science, Technology & Innovation (STI) Forum, a G-STIC Special Event will be organised at UN Headquarters in New York on Thursday, June 7.
G-STIC aims to accelerate the development, dissemination, and deployment of market-ready integrated technological solutions...
Third annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)
05 - 06 June, 2018
As part of the Technology Facilitation Mechanism mandated by the 2030 Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, the annual collaborative Multi-stakeholder Forum on science, technology and innovation for the sustainable development Goals (STI Forum) is expected to "provide a venue for facilitating in...
30 May, 2018
As part of his commitment to bring the United Nations closer to young people, the President of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčßk will host a Youth Dialogue on 30 May 2018. This one-day event seeks to listen to the ideas, needs and concerns of youn...