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17
Aug
2008
The World Water Week in Stockholm is the leading annual global meeting place for capacity-building, partnership-building and follow-up on the implementation of international processes and programmes in water and development. The theme of the week is Progress and Prospects on Water: For a Clean and Healthy World with Special Focus on Sanitation.
08
Aug
2008
In commemoration of the International Day of the World's Indigenous People (9 August), an observance at UN Headquarters on Friday, 8 August will focus on efforts by indigenous peoples and States to foster reconciliation.
07
Aug
2008
The conference, "ISEE 2008 NAIROBI: APPLYING ECOLOGICAL ECONOMICS FOR SOCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY" is a joint undertaking by the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE), African Society for Ecological Economics (ASEE) and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).
12
May
2008

The Training course on monitoring economic, social and cultural (ESC) rightsi s a joint initiative of both the Graduate Institute of Development Studies (IUED) and the Human Rights Information and Documentation Systems, International (HURIDOCS) . The course is intended for staff from development and human rights institutions (NGO, governmental, intergovernmental), and will focus on the know-how to get started in monitoring ESC rights, or in-depth knowledge to enhance the ESC rights monitoring work.

10
Apr
2008
This Conference, organized in partnership with ACEVO (United Kingdom), Order of the Architects (Portugal) and Microcredit Observatory (Bologna/Italy), is part of the strategy and mission of the Centre to raise the profile of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights through fostering the debate and innovative thinking, and pursuing research, lobbying and advocacy on pivotal ESCR issues. Aims at involving Civil Society organizations in the promotion and realization of ESCR, supporting them in a better understanding and use of the mechanisms and tools which already exist at a national, regional and international level, for their operacionalization.
01
Jan
2008
GENERAL ASSEMBLY PROCLAIMS 2008 INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF LANGUAGES, IN EFFORT TO PROMOTE UNITY IN DIVERSITY, GLOBAL UNDERSTANDING.
10
Dec
2007
The United Nations Human Rights Council will held its 6th session during 10 - 14 December 2007. The Council selected the countries to be reviewed in the Universal Periodic Review, providing a calendar of work for the Council for the next four years
06
Dec
2007
Informal meeting of the UN Working Group on Indigenous Populations