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Page 126Special Event - Second Committee, 64th Session of the General Assembly, Panel Discussion: Climate Change: Impacts & Threats
19 October, 2009
Panelists will generate thought provoking discussion and dialogue among Member States on the measures governments and the international community can take to prevent climate change from becoming a security threat.
Civil Society Development Forum 2009 - CSDF 2009-New York
15 - 16 October, 2009
The Conference of Non Governmental Organizations in Consultative Relationship with the UN (CoNGO) in collaboration with the Office for Economic and Social Council Support and Coordination (OESC), UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN/DESA), and with the assistance of the Swiss Agency for ...
Special Event - Second Committee, 64th Session of the General Assembly, Panel Discussion: Climate Change Negotiations: Road to Copenhagen
13 October, 2009
Panelists will stimulate debate on how to reconcile differences among countries and ensure an ambitious outcome in Copenhagen. They will also elaborate on the key elements for agreement at Copenhagen, including mitigation, adaptation, technology and finance.
Civil Society Policy Forum
02 - 07 October, 2009
The Civil Society Policy Forum will be held from Friday, October 2 to Wednesday, October 7, prior to, and during the 2009 Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group. It is being organized by the WBG and IMF Civil Society Team. The Forum will bring together Bank and Fund ...
62nd Annual DPI/NGO Conference
09 - 11 September, 2009
Expert Panel on Ocean Acidification
03 September, 2009
This event was organized by the UN Foundation, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs and the UN Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea.
The meeting brought together experts and stakeholders with the aim of increasing awareness of the rapid rise and effect of ocean aci...
Informal meeting of the AWG-LCA and AWG-KP
10 - 14 August, 2009
The AWG-KP and the AWG-LCA have agreed to convene informal consultations. Further information will be provided after the eighth session of the AWG-KP and sixth session of the AWG-LCA.
Launch of the African Economic Outlook 2009
16 June, 2009
UN-DESA Division for Sustainable Development,
UN-Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA),
United Nations University (UNU),
and the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Development Centre
Launch of the African Economic Outlook 2009;...
Expert Consultation Meeting on Methodologies for Assessing Transport System Efficiency & Benefits for Development
15 June, 2009
Expert practitioners consulted with UNDESA on assessment of transport activity assessment for management and planning of sustainable transport.
The need for access to and for goods and services is growing in step with economic growth and social needs and can be managed while reducing the e...
Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, 2009 Resumed session
18 - 27 May, 2009
The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, a standing committee of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), is scheduled to meet 18-27 May 2009 for its 2009 Resumed Session. The Committee, comprised of 19 member states, mandated with the responsibility to monitor the evolving relationship bet...