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Page 32020 UN Ocean Conference - Postponed
02 - 06 June, 2020
The Ocean Conference, co-hosted by the Governments of Kenya and Portugal, comes at a critical time as the world is strengthening its efforts to mobilize, create and drive solutions to realize the 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. As one of the first milestones of UN Secretary-General Antonio...
Forum on Financing for Development meeting: Financing a Sustainable Recovery from COVID-19 - Virtual
02 June, 2020
This informal meeting of the Financing for Development Forum will act as a platform to discuss concrete financing solutions in response to the pandemic in the framework of the Addis Agenda, paying particular attention to the needs of countries in special situations that face specific challenges in t...
International Day of Families - Virtual
15 May, 2020
This yearĺs celebration of the International Day of Families reminds us that the goals of
Copenhagen are still relevant in the rapidly changing world. The World Social Summit as well as the
International Year of the Family and its follow-up processes have served as catalysts for integrating ...
2020 Development Cooperation Forum - Deferred until the 2021 session of ECOSOC
14 - 15 May, 2020
The 2020 Development Cooperation Forum will advance the strategic role of development cooperation in achieving sustainable development.
Convened by the President of ECOSOC, the Forum is open to all Member States and engages all stakeholders, including civil society, private sector, Parliamentari...
19th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) - Virtual
13 - 28 May, 2020
19th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) (13-28 May, Virtual Format), supported by DESA/DPIDG, will discuss how to promote effective governance and institutional reform to accelerate delivery of the SDGs, among other matters, with particular reference to the COVID-19 ...
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) mid-year update
13 May, 2020
Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum) - Deferred to the 2021 session of ECOSOC
12 - 13 May, 2020
Informal ECOSOC Briefing on ôJoining Forces: Effective Policy Solutions for Covid-19 Responseö - Virtual
11 May, 2020
Informal ECOSOC Briefing on ôJoining Forces: Effective Policy Solutions for Covid-19 Responseö (11 May, 10 am ľ 12 pm, Virtual), will be convened by Mona Juul, President of ECOSOC. The briefing will bring together the leadership and expertise of the wider UN system to discuss policy solutions that c...
Second UN DESA Webinar on COVID-19: Strengthening Science and Technology and Addressing Inequalities - Virtual
06 May, 2020
Join UN DESAĺs Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs Maria-Francesca Spatolisano and UN DESA experts for the second UN DESA Webinar on COVID-19: Strengthening Science and Technology and Addressing Inequalities on 6 May 2020, from 10 am to 12 noon EDT.
Second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference - Postponed
05 - 07 May, 2020