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Page 79Nineteenth United Nations Regional Cartographic Conference for Asia and the Pacific
29 October - 01 November, 2012
DESA's Statistics Division is organizing the event titled "UN-GGIM Vision for Asia and the Pacific Region". The main subject themes to be discussed are the geodetic reference framework for sustainable development; data sharing and integration for disaster management; and place-based information ...
Regional Workshop on Population Projections for English Speaking African Countries
29 October - 02 November, 2012
The purpose of the workshop, held within the framework of the 2010 World Programme on Population and Housing Censuses, is to provide training to statisticians from national statistical authorities in Africa in producing projections of population based on census results.
The 2010 World Programme ...
Joint meeting of the Second Committee and the Economic and Social Council
22 October, 2012
Launch of redesigned version of the Support Measures Portal for the Least Developed Countries (LDCs)
17 October, 2012
The Portal compiles and catalogues in one single place, information about LDC-specific international support measures. As the single source of information, the Portal can assist the LDCs to improve their understanding of what LDC-specific support measures are, who their main ┐suppliers┐ are, and wha...
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
17 October, 2012
The General Assembly has declared 17 October as the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and invites all states to devote the day to presenting and promoting concrete activities with regard to the eradication of poverty.
17 October presents an opportunity to acknowledge the effo...
Seminar on developing a programme for the implementation of the 2008 System of National Accounts (SNA) and supporting statistics in Southern Africa
17 - 19 October, 2012
DESA┐s Statistics Division in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UN-ECA) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC), is organizing a seminar on ┐Developing a programme for the implementation of the 2008 SNA and supporting statistics in Southern Africa┐. ...
Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters, eighth session
15 - 19 October, 2012
The main focus of the session will be the Practical Manual on Transfer Pricing for Developing Countries, which will be presented for adoption by the Committee. The session will also address other important areas, such as tax treatment of services, revision of the Manual for the Negotiation of Bilate...
Workshop on the Implementation of the System of National Accounts 2008 for member countries of the Economic Cooperation Organisation
14 - 17 October, 2012
DESA┐s Statistics Division is organizing a workshop on the Implementation of the System of National Accounts 2008 (2008 SNA) for member countries of the ECO in collaboration with the Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) and hosted by the Statistical Centre of Iran.
The purpose of the wor...
Workshop on Next Stage in Open Government Data: Using Data for Transparency, Accountability and Collaboration
10 - 12 October, 2012
The workshop is arranged by the Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) and co-organized with the Centre for Public Service Innovation (CPSI) of the South African Ministry of Public Administration in conjunction with the annual United Nations Public Administration Netwo...
Second Committee of the General Assembly
08 October - 31 December, 2012
The Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) of the General Assembly will address a wide range of issues under the chairmanship of H.E. Mr. George Wilfred Talbot from Guyana as it begins its working session on 8 October.
The agenda of the Second Committee features a general debat...