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World Water Day 2014, 21 Mar 2014, Bangkok

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  The World Water Day 2014 (WWD2014) is celebrated around the world. This year 2014 WWD will be commemorated on, Friday, 21 March 2014 with the theme of Water and Energy. Globally the WWD2014 is being facilitated jointly by UNU (United Nations University) and UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization). In Thailand, the United Nations [...]

Seventh AU-ECA Joint Annual Meetings, 25-30 March 2014, Abuja Nigeria

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The Seventh Joint AU Conference of Ministers of Economy and Finance and ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development will be held on 25 to 30 March 2014, Abuja, Nigeria on the theme, “Industrialization for inclusive and transformative development in Africa”. The Conference will aim to provide a platform for policy [...]

59th session of the Commission on the Status of Women / Beijing+20 (2015)

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The fifty-ninth session of the Commission on the Status of Women will take place at United Nations Headquarters in New York, tentatively scheduled for 9-20 March 2015. Representatives of Member States, UN entities, and ECOSOC-accredited non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from all regions of the world attend the session. The Commission will undertake a review of progress [...]

Dialogue of Executive Secretaries of the Regional Commissions with the Second Committee of the General Assembly, 31 October 2013

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The Dialogue of Executive Secretaries of the Regional Commissions with the Second Committee of the General Assembly on the theme, “Inter-regional cooperation: An enabler for the post 2015 development agenda” will be held 31 October 2013, 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m at the UNHQ in NY, Conference Room 2 (CB) Please click on the following [...]

Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week 2013

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The Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week brings together government officials and other stakeholders every two years for discussions on issues of importance to trade and investment policy making in the region. Against the backdrop of global economic turbulence, the first Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week in 2009 focused on the impact of the financial crisis [...]

ECA to host Third Annual Climate Change and Development in Africa Conference

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Addis Ababa, 10 October 2013 (ECA) – The African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC) will organise the Third Annual Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA-III) at the UN Conference Centre in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 21 – 23 October, 2013. The Conference is organized each year under the auspices of the Climate for [...]

Dominican Republic Will Host the 12th Session of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the Caribbean

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The situation of Latin American and Caribbean women is once more at the heart of regional debate thanks to the meeting organized by the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) to review fulfilment of national gender equality commitments. The 12th session of the Regional Conference on Women in Latin America and the [...]

Sixth Asian and Pacific Population Conference

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Date: 16 Sep 2013 to 20 Sep 2013 Location: Bangkok, Thailand Event URL: http://www.unescapsdd.org/appc The Sixth Asian and Pacific Population Conference (APPC) will be convened by ESCAP in cooperation with the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), from 16 to 20 September 2013 in Bangkok, with a view to serve as an intergovernmental platform for the [...]

Addis Ababa to host Population and Development Conference

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Addis Ababa (ECA) -  The Regional Conference on Population and Development Beyond 2014 will be held from 30 September – 4 October 2013 at the United Nations Conference Centre, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The theme of the conference will be “Harnessing the Demographic Dividend: The future we want for Africa.” This conference seeks to emphasize [...]

Experts to hold Meeting on International Migration and Development in Africa

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Addis Ababa,  01 July  2013 (ECA) – In partnership with the International Organization for Migration and the African Union Commission, the Economic Commission for Africa will hold a regional experts meeting on international migration and development in Africa. The meeting will take place in the United Nations Conference Centre, Addis Ababa on 3-4 July, 2013. [...]

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