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Page 1513th Session, Committee on Enforced Disappearances, Geneva
04 - 15 September, 2017
At its forthcoming 13th session in September 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:
International Youth Day
12 August, 2017
International Youth Day is commemorated every year on 12 August. The Focal Point on Youth selects a theme for the day often with input from youth organizations and members of the UN Inter-Agency Network in Youth development. It also organizes a commemoration of the Day at United Nations Headquarters...
International Day of the Indigenous Peoples
09 August, 2017
By resolution 49/214 of 23 December 1994, the United Nations General Assembly decided that the International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous People shall be observed on 9 August every year. The date marks the day of the first meeting, in 1982, of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations.
30th Session of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names
07 - 18 August, 2017
Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management, Seventh session
02 - 04 August, 2017
The Seventh Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) will be held from 31 July - 4 August 2017 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. Preceded by a number of related side events from 31 Jul y - 1 August 2017, the Seve...
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
25 - 26 July, 2017
The Coordination and Management Meetings (CMM) will take place at United Nations Headquarters on 25-26 July 2017.
The CMM have three main functions:
ĽThe review of the reports of the Councilĺs subsidiary and expert bodies; these include the reports of all Functional Commissions, the Reg...
SDG Business Forum
18 July, 2017
Following the success of last yearĺs inaugural forum, the second annual SDG Business Forum will take place at the United Nations on 18 July 2017 during the ministerial segment of the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development.
ECOSOC High-level segment
17 - 20 July, 2017
The 2017 High-level Segment of ECOSOC will be held 17 to 20 July 2017, at UN Headquarters in New York. As in previous years, the 2017 High-level Segment of ECOSOC will also include the three-day ministerial meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development, convened under the aus...
17 July, 2017
In support of the work of the High-level Political Forum and the Voluntary National Reviews, the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships (UNOP), is organizing for the second time a Partnership Exchange speci...
Technical Seminar on Legal Framework for Civil Registration, Vital Statistics and Identity Management Systems
17 - 19 July, 2017
The Technical Seminar on Legal Framework for Civil Registration, Vital Statistics and Identity Management Systems will be held on 17-19 July 2017 at the Multi-Function Hall 2 of the Asian Development Bank Headquarters (ADB HQ) located at 6 ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Mandaluyong City, Metro Manila, ...