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International Human Solidarity Day, 20 December 2014

Monday, 15 December 2014
This year, the International Human Solidarity Day (IHSD) is celebrated under the theme “Moving together as one: Solidarity as the foundation of the UN development agenda beyond 2015”. IHSD serves to remind us about the importance of solidarity for the achievement of the international agreements on social development, including programmes of action ...
International Human Solidarity Day, 20 December 2014
Posted in : Poverty
 
 

CSocD53 Report: Promoting Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities

Friday, 12 December 2014, Disabilities
The report covers the activities of the Special Rapporteur on disability to the Commission for Social Development during the period from November 2013 to October 2014. The report highlights the key commitments contained in the outcome document of the high-level meeting referred to the need for inclusive education, accessibility, social ...
CSocD53 Report: Promoting Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities
 
 

CSocD53 Report: Further implementation of the MIPAA 2002

Wednesday, 10 December 2014
The report has been prepared in response to the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) resolution 2014/7, in which the Council called for the Secretary-General to seek the views of Member States and other relevant stakeholders on: (a) A possible theme or themes for the third review and appraisal of the ...
CSocD53 Report: Further implementation of the MIPAA 2002
Posted in : Ageing
 
 

The Role of Cooperatives in Sustainable Development for All, 8-10 December 2014

Tuesday, 09 December 2014
UNDESA DSPD Focal Point on Cooperatives is organizing an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) and Capacity-building Workshop on "The Role of Cooperatives in Sustainable Development: Contributions, Challenges and Strategies" on 8–10 December, 2014 in Nairobi, Kenya. The EGM is an opportunity for the exchange of ideas on how cooperatives are helping to ...
The Role of Cooperatives in Sustainable Development for All, 8-10 December 2014
Posted in : Cooperatives
 
 

Workshop on Evidence-informed Policies on Youth Development in Africa, 3-5 December 2014, Nairobi, Kenya.

Monday, 08 December 2014
UNDESA DSPD Focal Point on Youth and the Technical Cooperation Unit carried out a regional training workshop on “Evidence-informed youth policies in Africa”. The workshop was held from 3 to 5 December in Nairobi, Kenya. The meeting brought together United Nations entities, representatives of youth organizations, representatives of Member States ...
Workshop on Evidence-informed Policies on Youth Development in Africa, 3-5 December 2014, Nairobi, Kenya.
Posted in : Youth
 

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UN Webcast

Video of the Opening Session of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) at United Nations Headquarters in New York on 3 December 2014. Follow us on Twitter @undesadspd using hashtags: #IDPD, #accessibletech and #UNEnable.


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CSocD53

Commission for Social Development (CSocD)

CSocD53 will take place from 4-13 February 2015 at UN Headquarters in New York. The priority theme is “Rethinking and strengthening social development in the contemporary world”.

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NGO Participation: bit.ly/ngo-csocd53

 

Featured Report

The 2013 World Youth Report
The 2013 World Youth Report offers a broad understanding of the situation of young migrants from the perspective of young migrants themselves. Learn more about the report.