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Page 53First regional workshop within the UN Development Account project ôSupporting Developing Countries Measure Progress Towards Achieving a Green Economyö
02 - 05 December, 2014
This workshop will serve as an opportunity to strengthen national data production and coordinate efforts for improving underlying environment, energy, agricultural and other statistics, as it will bring together practitioners from the communities of statisticians and policy makers that use and produ...
Regional Workshop on Integrating a Gender Perspective in the Production of Statistics
01 - 04 December, 2014
UN DESAĺs Statistics Division, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (UNESCWA) and the Jordan Department of Statistics, is organizing a workshop on Integrating a Gender Perspective in the Production of statistics, in Amman, Jordan, from 1 to 4 Decem...
High-level meeting of the General Assembly on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (20 November 2014)
20 November, 2014
Deadline extended to 12 September 2014, 5 PM EST.
The year 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child. On this occasion, the General Assembly will organize a high-level meeting, which will take place in New York on 20 November. Pursuant to resolution A/RE...
Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - Prepcom II
17 - 18 November, 2014
The second preparatory committee meeting of the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will be held from 17 to 18 November 2014 at the Palais des Nations, in ...
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
17 - 18 November, 2014
Chair: H.E. Mr. Oh Joon, Vice-President of ECOSOC, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations
Workshop on e-Participation
04 - 07 November, 2014
DMB/DPADM and the Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology of Kenya will conduct a four-day training workshop in Nairobi aimed at government officials at both the national and regional levels. Entitled, ôDeveloping Capacity for e-Participation: Engaging citizens in development policy a...
5th Global Forum on Gender Statistics
03 - 05 November, 2014
The Forum will be held in Aguascalientes, Mexico on 3-5 November, and will serve as a platform to review methods and data (including innovative approaches/initiatives) to measure and monitor gender equality and womenĺs empowerment in the following thematic ôpillarsö: women and the economy; violence ...
Regional Seminar on International Trade Statistics
03 - 06 November, 2014
The United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD) and the Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence and Statistics (DGCI&S), Ministry of Commerce and Industry and CSO, Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation, Government of India in cooperation with EU-ASEAN COMPASS project jointly organ...
8th Meeting of the Inter-Agency and Expert Group on Gender Statistics (IAEG-GS)
02 November, 2014
The meeting will bring together representatives from national statistics offices, international agencies, Regional Commissions and other experts to discuss specific gender statistics initiatives and issues.
It will cover the International Classification of Activities for Time Use Statistics...
International Conference on Big Data for Official Statistics
28 - 30 October, 2014
Innovations in technology, broad use of electronic devices and the all-around generation of digital information bring fundamental changes to the availability of real-time information, such as data from GPS devices, from mobile phones or from social media. These high-volume and sometimes loosely stru...