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Page 7International Youth Day
12 August, 2018
In 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day. The Assembly recommended that public information activities be organized ...
International Day of the Worldĺs Indigenous Peoples
09 August, 2018
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. The date marks the day of the first meeting, in 1982, of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations.
Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management, Eighth session
01 - 03 August, 2018
The Eighth Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Global Geospatial Information Management (UN-GGIM) will be held from 1 - 3 August 2018 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. UN-GGIM seeks to promote international cooperation in the field of global geospatial information man...
ECOSOC Coordination and Management Meeting
25 - 26 July, 2018
The programme of each Coordination and Management Meeting-CMM is structured around actions that ECOSOC is expected to take on the reports of its subsidiary bodies and around the consideration of UN system coordination issues. CMM can also include interactive panel discussions on issues on the agend...
Ninth Session of the Open-ended Working Group on Ageing
23 - 26 July, 2018
Local and Regional Governments'' Forum
16 July, 2018
On 16 July 2018, Local and Regional Governments will meet, together with Member States, representatives of the UN system, and Major Groups and other Stakeholders, to discuss their important role in localization and implementation of the 2030 Agenda, in the first Local and Regional Governments Forum....
ECOSOC High-level Segment: ôFrom global to local: supporting sustainable and resilient societies in urban and rural communitiesö
16 - 19 July, 2018
The theme of the 2018 session of ECOSOC is From global to local: supporting sustainable and resilient societies in urban and rural communities. Held on an annual basis, the High-level Segment represents the culmination of ECOSOC''s annual cycle of work and convenes a diverse group of high-level repr...
Higher Education Sustainability Initiative Global Event
11 July, 2018
The Higher Education Sustainability Initiative (HESI), a partnership between United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs, UNESCO, United Nations Environment, UN Global Compactĺs Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative, United Nations University (UNU), UN-HABITA...
High-level Political Forum 2018
09 - 18 July, 2018
The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2018 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council will be held from Monday, 9 July, to Wednesday, 18 July 2018; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, 16 July, to Wednesday, 1...
2018 Coordination and Management Meeting
02 - 03 July, 2018
The Coordination and Management Meetings (CMM) have the following 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 a...