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Page 91Workshop on Environment Statistics for the South-East Asian countries
05 - 07 December, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division, in cooperation with the General Statistics Office of Viet Nam, will organize the workshop within the framework of the UNDESA Development Account Project on Building Statistical Capacity in the Low Income Countries of South-East Asia.
This workshop is aimed at ass...
Forest Day 5
04 December, 2011
Forest Day 5, to be held in Durban, South Africa on 4 December 2011, will seek to inform the UNFCCC global agenda and forest stakeholders on ways to implement an international REDD+ funding mechanism that produces social and environmental benefits, above and beyond avoided emissions. The event will ...
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
02 December, 2011
Persons with disabilities make up an estimated 15 per cent of the world┐s population. Almost one-fifth of them, or between 110-190 million, encounter significant difficulties. Furthermore, a quarter of the global population is directly affected by disability, as care-givers or family members.
Regional Preparatory Meeting (RPM) for Rio+20
01 - 02 December, 2011
About 300 delegates representing Governments, intergovernmental organizations, UN agencies, and civil society organizations will gather to identify the specific challenges and priorities of the region represented by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) with regard to the Rio+20 ...
Expert Group Meeting on Strengthening the NVP Process through the Development of an Analytical Framework and Regional Knowledge Networks (RKN)
30 November - 01 December, 2011
The Office for ECOSOC Support and Coordination (OESC) of DESA will convene this meeting, bringing together experts and policymakers from the NVP community, as well as representatives from governments, civil society, UN regional commissions, and other UN agencies and organizations.
Workshop on the Implementation of the System of National Accounts 2008
29 November - 02 December, 2011
DESA┐s Statistics Division, in collaboration with the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), is organizing this workshop on the implementation of the 2008 SNA, hosted by the State Statistical Committee of Ukraine. The purpose is to initiate the formulation of an implementation plan for the 2008 ...
Regional Workshop on CensusInfo
28 - 30 November, 2011
Organized by DESA┐s Statistics Division in collaboration with the Office of the Registrar General and Census Commissioner of India, the Regional Workshop on CensusInfo is expected to gather representatives from about 20 countries from the Asian region. It is intended to provide a forum for sharing n...
United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 17)
28 November - 09 December, 2011
The United Nations Climate Change Conference, Durban 2011, will bring together representatives of the world's governments, international organizations and civil society. The discussions will seek to advance, in a balanced fashion, the implementation of the Convention and the Kyoto Protocol, as w...
Bonn 2011 Conference: The Water, Energy and Food Security Nexus
16 - 18 November, 2011
The German Federal Government is organizing the International Bonn2011 Conference ┐The Water Energy and Food Security Nexus ┐ Solutions for the Green Economy┐ to be held from 16 to 18 November. The conference has been announced by German Chancellor Angela Merkel as a specific German contribution to ...
Burkina Faso National Seminar on Census Data Analysis
14 - 16 November, 2011
The Burkina Faso National Seminar on Census Data Analysis is scheduled to be held from 14 to 16 November in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The main objective of the national seminar is to provide an opportunity for the staff member of the Burkina Faso Institut National de la Statistique et de la DÚmogra...