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Page 37National Missions (Bilateral Consultations and Workshops) on Strengthening Environment Statistics for Improved Monitoring of Sustainable Development in Uganda and Kenya
15 - 19 August, 2016
As part of the Development Account Project on Supporting Member States in developing and strengthening environment statistics and integrated environmental-economic accounting for improved monitoring of sustainable development, the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) will organize two national ...
International Youth Day
12 August, 2016
The theme of the 2016 International Youth Day is ôThe Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Production and Consumptionö.
This yearĺs Day is about achieving the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It focuses on the leading role of young people in ensuring poverty e...
International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous Peoples
09 August, 2016
By resolution 49/214 of 23 December 1994, the United Nations General Assembly decided that the International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous People shall be observed on 9 August every year during the International Decade of the Worldĺs Indigenous People. The date marks the day of the first meeting, in...
Sixth Session of the Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management
01 - 05 August, 2016
The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) established the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) in July 2011 (ECOSOC resolution 2011/24) as the official UN consultative mechanism on GGIM.
The main objectives of the UN Commit...
ECOSOC Organizational session
28 - 29 July, 2016
Regional Meeting on Disability Measurement and Statistics in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 2020 World Population and Housing Census Programme
26 - 28 July, 2016
The United Nations Statistics Division, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Pacific, is organizing a Regional Meeting on Disability Measurement and Statistics in support of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the 2020 World Population and Housing...
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
25 - 27 July, 2016
The Coordination and Management Meetings have thee main functions:
-The review of the reports of the Councilĺs subsidiary and expert bodies; these include the reports of all Functional Commissions, the Regional Commissions, the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, as well as expert ...
5th Biennial High-level Meeting of the Development Cooperation Forum
21 - 22 July, 2016
The fifth biennial meeting of the Development Cooperation Forum will advance global dialogue on development cooperation in the era of the new global sustainable development agenda. The high-level meeting will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 21-22 July 2016, as part of the Hi...
ECOSOC High-level segment:"Implementing the post-2015 development agenda: moving from commitments to results"
18 - 22 July, 2016
The 2016 High-level segment of ECOSOC will be chaired by Ambassador Oh Joon, President of ECOSOC. It represents the culmination of ECOSOCĺs 2016 cycle, and addresses the Councilĺs overall annual theme, ôImplementing the post-2015 development agenda: moving from commitments to resultsö.
18 July, 2016
Sustainable Development Goal 17 of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development - "Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development" - recognizes multi-stakeholder partnerships as important vehicles for mobilizing and sharing knowledge, expertis...