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Page 82International 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...
Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT)
02 - 27 July, 2012
The international community has voiced concern about the absence of globally agreed standards for all States to guide their decisions on arms transfers. That is why United Nations Member States have decided to convene a Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) in July 2012 in New York. The Conferen...
Launch of the Millennium Development Goals Report 2012
02 July, 2012
The Millennium Development Goals agreed to by world leaders over a decade ago have achieved important results. Working together, governments, the United Nations family, the private sector and civil society have succeeded in saving many lives and improving conditions for many more.
The world has ...
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...
United Nations National Workshop on CensusInfo for Cambodia
25 - 29 June, 2012
CensusInfo is a platform for disseminating census data at various geographical levels. The workshop organized jointly by UN DESA┐s Statistics Division (UNSD) and the Cambodian National Institute of Statistics, will develop the national CensusInfo application with accompanying databases and customize...
20 - 22 June, 2012
five high-level sessions designed to offer an opportunity for Governments and other stakeholders to showcase best practices, practical experiences and concrete contributions in implementing sustainable development. The sessions address entrepreneurs/grassroots, food/health, gender, partnerships brok...
Regional Workshop on Data Dissemination and Communication
20 - 22 June, 2012
The workshop, part of a global series on the topic, has been organized under the broader umbrella of United Nations Development Account projects. This 3-days event will include discussions surrounding emerging trends overall, emerging trends in data exchange and data hubbing, strategies for web-base...