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Page 16International Day of Families
15 May, 2018
The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) supports the worldwide observance of the International Day of Families (15 May) by organizing an official international observance of the Day at UN Headquarters in New York focusing on topics relevant to the UN Development Agenda. Background info...
Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Development Goal 15: Progress and Prospects
14 - 15 May, 2018
In preparation for the 2018 HLPF, the Division for Sustainable Development of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DSD/DESA), together with partners, is organizing an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on SDG 15 and its role in advancing sustainable development through implementation of the 2030 A...
Sixteenth Session of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters
14 - 17 May, 2018
Symposium on Women and Water Security for Peacebuilding in the Arab Region
09 - 10 May, 2018
The symposium is organized by the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UN- ESCWA) and the Pacific Water Research Centre of Simon Frazier University, Vancouver Canada. The symposiu...
13th session of United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF13)
07 - 11 May, 2018
Expert Group Meeting on Sustainable Development Goal 12: Sustainable Consumption and Production
03 - 04 May, 2018
The expert group meeting (EGM) will focus on SDG12 and its interlinkages with other SDGs and topics of the 2030 Agenda. It is informed by the discussions held at the EGM on ôAdvancing the 2030 Agenda: Interlinkages and Common Themes at HLPF2018ö, held from 25-26 January 2018 in New York. The meeting...
2018 ECOSOC Integration Segment - Open call for written contributions
01 - 03 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 written statements for the 2018 ECOSOC Integration Segment for Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in special or general consultative status with t...
Committee of Experts on Public Administration, 17th session
23 - 27 April, 2018
The Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) will meet from 23 to 27 April for its seventeenth session. The twenty-four Committee members of CEPA will hold discussions on three overarching issues from a variety of perspectives, namely: (1) readying institutions and policies for implemen...
2018 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development follow-up
23 - 26 April, 2018
As decided by Member States in the intergovernmentally agreed conclusions and recommendations of the 2017 FfD Forum, the third FfD Forum will be convened by the President of ECOSOC from 23 to 26 April 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The event will bring together ministers, high-...
2018 SDG Investment Fair
22 April, 2018
The 2018 ôSDG Investment Fairö (SDGI Fair) will be organized by the Financing for Development Office (FfDO), in cooperation with the Division for Sustainable Development (DSD), of the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs, in New York on the eve of the 2018 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Devel...