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Page 18Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, Resumed session
22 - 31 May, 2017
The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations is a standing committee of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), established by the Council in 1946. It reports directly to ECOSOC, and the two reports of its annual regular session (usually at the end of January) and resumed session (in May) inclu...
2017 Resumed Session of the Commitee on NGOs
22 - 31 May, 2017
International Day of Families
15 May, 2017
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...
Second annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)
15 - 16 May, 2017
The International Workshop on Industrial Statistics in the Central American and the Caribbean Region
09 - 11 May, 2017
Organized by STAT/DESA in collaboration with ECLAC, the meeting will focus on enhancing the capacity of national statistical systems of the Central American and the Caribbean Region countries in the area of industrial statistics. Staff of the national statistical offices and central banks will gain ...
2017 Integration Segment of ECOSOC
08 - 10 May, 2017
The 2017 Integration Segment of ECOSOC will be chaired by H.E. Mr. Nabeel Munir, Vice-President of the Council (Pakistan), and will be held 8 to 10 May 2017, at UN Headquarters in New York.
On an annual basis, the Integration Segment convenes a diverse group of stakeholders to promote the...
First Thematic Session of the United Nations General Assembly Preparatory Process for the Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration
08 - 09 May, 2017
In accordance with United Nations General Assembly resolution 71/1, the "New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants," a preparatory process will soon begin for the intergovernmental negotiations of a global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration, to be adopted at an intergovernmental co...
Fourth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics
03 - 05 May, 2017
The Fourth Meeting of the Expert Group on Environment Statistics (EGES), organized by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD), will be held in from 3 to 5 May 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The meeting will be hosted by the Czech Statistical Office. The meeting will be attended by approximate...
1st Preparatory Committee for the 2020 NPT Review Conference
02 - 12 May, 2017
The Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) for the 2020 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) will hold its first session from 2 to 12 May 2017 at the Vienna International Centre. This meeting is the first of three sessions that will be held prior ...
12th Session, United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF11)
01 - 05 May, 2017
The Twelfth Session of the United Nations Forum on Forests (UNFF12) will be held in New York, from 1-5 May 2017. The Forum welcomes the participation of the nine major groups as identified in Chapter 23 of Agenda 21, including: women, children and youth, indigenous people, non-governmental organiza...