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Page 26ECOSOC humanitarian affairs segment
21 - 23 June, 2017
The ECOSOC Humanitarian Affairs Segment (HAS) has been an essential platform for discussing the activities and issues related to strengthening the coordination of the humanitarian assistance of the United Nations. The HAS provides a key opportunity for Member States, United Nations entities, humanit...
Expert Group Meeting on Improving Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda
20 - 22 June, 2017
The United Nations Statistics Division, in collaboration with the United Nations Population Division and the International Organization for Migration (IOM), will organise an expert group meeting on "Improving Migration Data in the Context of the 2030 Agenda". The meeting will be held at the United N...
Regional Workshop on the Compilation of the Tourism Satellite Account
19 - 20 June, 2017
The workshop is organized jointly by UNSD and the World Tourism Organization and will be hosted by the Philippine Statistics Authority and the Philippine Department of Tourism in Manila on 19-20 June 2017. Representatives of national statistical offices of 13 developing countries, mostly from the re...
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day
15 June, 2017
The World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) happens each year on June 15th. It was officially recognized by the United Nations General Assembly in its resolution 66/127,December 2011, following a request by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA), who first established th...
International Albinism Awareness Day
13 June, 2017
Albinism is a rare, non-contagious, genetically inherited difference present at birth. In almost all types of albinism, both parents must carry the gene for it to be passed on, even if they do not have albinism themselves. The condition is found in both sexes regardless of ethnicity and in all count...
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
07 - 09 June, 2017
The Coordination and Management Meetings (CMM) will take place at United Nations Headquarters on 7-9 June 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 Regio...
Seminar on Accounting for Global Value Chains
06 - 08 June, 2017
Eurostat and UNSD are jointly organizing a seminar on Accounting for Global Value Chains in Luxembourg on 6-8 June 2017.
The seminar will discuss the Handbook on Accounting for Global Value Chains. The main objective of the Handbook is to provide a high-level overview of how economic statis...
United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14
05 - 09 June, 2017
The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development ľ the Ocean Conference - will be convened in New York, from 5 to 9 June 2017, to support the imple...
UN Conference on Oceans, Seas and Marine Resources for Sustainable Development
05 - 09 June, 2017
The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development will be convened in New York, from 5 to 9 June 2017, coinciding with World Oceans Day, to support ...
ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development
22 - 25 May, 2017