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Page 15National Mission on Strengthening Environment Statistics for Improved Monitoring of Sustainable Development in Equatorial Guinea
09 - 13 April, 2018
The mission to Equatorial Guinea is part of a series of events of DESA/SDĺs regular programme of technical cooperation to support the implementation of the Framework for the Development of Environment Statistics (FDES 2013) in member states. The mission will comprise two activities, bilateral consu...
2018 ECOSOC High-Level Segment Open Call for Oral and Written Statements
09 April - 04 May, 2018
The Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs is pleased to announce an open call for oral and written statements for the 2018 ECOSOC High Level Segment (HLS)...
51st Session of the Commission on Population and Development (CPD51)
09 - 13 April, 2018
The 51st session of the Commission on Population and Development will take place from 9 to 13 April 2018 at United Nations Headquarters in New York. The special theme of the session is ôSustainable cities, human mobility and international migration". Representatives of Member States, UN entities, an...
ECOSOC Partnership Forum
04 April, 2018
The 2018 ECOSOC Partnership Forum brings together a large number of high-profile and multi-stakeholder representatives, including from governments, civil society, the private sector, philanthropic organizations, local governments, parliamentarians, the UN system, academia, etc.
The 2018 ECO...
Briefing on the Partnership Data for SDGs initiative
03 April, 2018
The Partnership Data for SDGs (PD4SDGs) initiative is a collaboration between the Division for Sustainable Development of UN-DESA, the UN Office for Partnerships and the UN Global Compact aimed at improving the transparency, accountability and the sharing of experiences of the work being carried out...
World Autism Awareness Day
02 April, 2018
In November 2017, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution drawing attention to the particular challenges that women and girls with disabilities face in the context of the implementation of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). The resolution expresses con...
Workshop on the Operation of Civil Registration, Vital Statistics and Identity Management Systems and the Production of Vital Statistics Reports for the Eastern Mediterranean Region Countries (Group2)
26 - 30 March, 2018
United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) in cooperation with the Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office of the World Health Organization (WHO-EMRO) is organizing a Workshop on the Operation of Civil Registration, Vital Statistics and Identity Management Systems and the Production of Vital Statistics...
Launch the International Decade for Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-2028
22 March, 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, on World Water Day, 22 March 2018, he will launch the International Decade for Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-2028 aimi...
World Down Syndrome Day
21 March, 2018
Down syndrome is a naturally occurring chromosomal arrangement that has always been a part of the human condition, exists in all regions across the globe and commonly results in variable effects on learning styles, physical characteristics or health.
Adequate access to health care, to early...
International Day of Forests
21 March, 2018
This global celebration of forests provides a platform to raise awareness of the importance of all types of woodlands and trees, and celebrate the ways in which they sustain and protect us. This year we highlight the importance of wood energy in improving people''s lives, powering sustainable develo...