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Page 75ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - Humanitarian Affairs Segment
18 - 20 July, 2012
The Segment is arranged under the theme ┐Working in partnership to strengthen coordination of humanitarian assistance in a changing world┐, and it will feature two panel events on the following topics:
- Improving capacities for evidence-based humanitarian decision-making;
ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - Operational Activities Segment
13 - 17 July, 2012
Taking place on 13-17 July, this segment will be guided by the two reports of the Secretary-General for the 2012 Quadrennial Comprehensive Policy Review (QCPR) and the report of the independent evaluation of the Delivering as One programme.
The QCPR is the mechanism by which the General Ass...
IT training workshop for key participants from the Morocco National Statistics Office (NSO)
11 - 18 July, 2012
The workshop is organized by DESA┐s Statistics Division (UNSD) as part of the UNSD-DFID Project on Improving the Availability, Collation and Dissemination of National Development Indicators.
The training will cover eXtensible Markup Language (XML), eXtensible Stylesheet Language Transformat...
ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - Coordination Segment
10 - 12 July, 2012
Organized on 10-12 July, this segment will focus on following up to the 2011 Ministerial Declaration on "implementing the internationally agreed goals and commitments in regard to education" and to the International Conference on Financing for Development
There will be a dialogue with the e...
Workshop on ┐MDG Monitoring: to 2015 and beyond┐
09 - 13 July, 2012
DESA┐s Statistics Division is organizing the workshop in collaboration with the UN Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.
The event will bring together representatives from national statistical offices, line ministries and international agencies to review recommendations f...
International Day of Cooperatives
07 July, 2012
The United Nations recognizes and reaffirms the role of cooperatives in economic, social and cultural development and in the achievement of social policy objectives as shown in various resolutions specific to cooperatives and the bi-ennial publication of the Secretary-General┐s report on the role of...
Launch of the World Economic and Social Survey 2012
05 July, 2012
The World Economic and Social Survey (WESS) to be launched on 5 July provides objective analysis of pressing long-term social and economic development issues, and discusses the positive and negative impact of corresponding policies.
The report analyses current and proposed mechanisms for in...
2012 Development Cooperation Forum
05 - 06 July, 2012
2012 Annual Ministerial Review
02 - 03 July, 2012
The 2012 AMR will be held during the High-level Segment (HLS) of the substantive session of the ECOSOC at United Nations Headquarters in New York. It will focus on the theme ┐Promoting productive capacity, employment and decent work to eradicate poverty in the context of inclusive, sustainable and e...
ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - High-level Segment
02 - 09 July, 2012
This year┐s high-level segment which takes place on 2-9 July, opens with the Annual Ministerial Review (AMR) on 2-3 July, spotlighting the theme of ┐promoting productive capacity, employment and decent work to eradicate poverty┐.
This focus is particularly timely, as the global economic and...