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Page 83International Youth Day
12 August, 2012
This year┐s theme is ┐Building a Better World: Partnering with Youth┐. The theme relates to the announcement that the Secretary-General made in January, where he committed to ┐address the needs of the largest generation of young people the world has ever known┐ by making ┐working with and for women ...
International Day of the World┐s Indigenous People
09 August, 2012
The 18th commemoration of the International Day of the World┐s Indigenous Peoples will be held on 9 August at UN Headquarters in New York
The event will be organized by the Secretariat of the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues within DESA┐s Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD...
Skills development activity for parliamentary libraries of the Arab region
08 - 10 August, 2012
The Division of Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM), through the Global Centre for ICT in Parliament, the IFLA Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments and the Parliament of Finland are co-organizing this event.
The Skills Development Activity envisages ...
81st session - Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
06 - 31 August, 2012
The Tenth UN Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names (UNCSGN)
31 July - 09 August, 2012
In conjunction with the 10th UNCSGN, the 27th Session of the UN Group of Experts on Geographical Names (UNGEGN) will be held on 30 July-10 August, one day prior and one day after the Tenth United Nations Conference on the Standardization of Geographical Names.
The UNCSGN is held every five ...
Second workshop on forest financing in SIDS,
24 - 26 July, 2012
ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - General Segment
23 - 27 July, 2012
During this segment to be held on 23-27 July, the Council will review reports of its subsidiary bodies and of other UN entities working in the economic and social fields
The subsidiary bodies include the Council┐s functional commissions, regional commissions, expert and ad hoc bodies. The Segmen...
ECOSOC 2012 Substantive Session - Informal Joint Event
18 July, 2012
ECOSOC 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...