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Page 58Launch of the 2014 Millennium Development Goals Report
07 July, 2014
The report will be launched in New York by the Secretary-General on 7 July and presents the yearly assessment of global and regional progress towards the MDGs. In addition to regular assessment of the latest progress, this yearĺs report features a special section discussing the role of data in monit...
High-level Political Forum
30 June - 03 July, 2014
Chair: H.E. Mr. Martin Sajdik, President of ECOSOC, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Austria
Ninth Meeting of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Environmental-Economic Accounting (UNCEEA)
25 - 27 June, 2014
The UNCEEA is composed of representatives from national statistical offices and international agencies, and provides strategic vision and direction to environmental-economic accounting and related statistics. During its ninth meeting, UNCEEA will discuss how the System of Environmental-Economic Acco...
Humanitarian Affairs Segment
23 - 25 June, 2014
Chair: H.E. Mr. Ibrahim O. A. Dabbashi, Vice-President of ECOSOC, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Libya to the United Nations
High-level meeting of the GA on the comprehensive review and assessment of the progress achieved in the prevention and control of NCDs (10-11 July 2014) and Informal Hearing to provide input to the review (19 June 2014)
19 June, 2014
19 June 2014: A one-day Informal Interactive Hearing, to provide input to the comprehensive review and assessment, organized by the President of the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. John Ashe
10-11 July 2014: High-level meeting of the General Assembly on the c...
Expert Group Meeting on the theme ôYouth Civic Engagement: Enabling Youth Participation in Political, Social and Economic Lifeö
16 - 17 June, 2014
Civic engagement is increasingly recognized as an important component of youth development because it can help build human and social capital. The practice of civic engagement has an important impact in educating young people about their rights and responsibilities as citizens and allowing them to d...
Twelfth session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals
16 - 20 June, 2014
In their closing remarks at the eleventh session of the Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals on 9 May, the Groupĺs co-chairs, Ambassador Csaba K§r÷si, Permanent Representative of Hungary, and Ambassador Macharia Kamau, Permanent Representative of Kenya, welcomed the outcome of the wee...
Coordination and Management Meeting
12 - 13 June, 2014
Chair: H.E. Mr. Oh Joon, Vice-President of ECOSOC, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations
Facebook chat on mid-year WESP 2014 update
12 June, 2014
A Facebook chat will be held on 12 June from 10 am to 11 am EDT, to discuss the latest updates on global growth and the risks and uncertainties facing the world economy identified in the recently released mid-year update of the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2014.
Economists from th...
Special Meeting of ECOSOC on International Cooperation in Tax Matters
05 June, 2014
Participants will include representatives from national tax authorities and major international organizations active in the tax area, such as the IMF, World Bank, OECD, the Inter-American Centre of Tax Administrations (CIAT) and the African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF).
Following a short...