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International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2014

Monday, 29 September 2014
The 2014 Commemoration of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty (IDEP) will be held on Friday, 17 October at United Nations Headquarters in New York, focusing on the theme - "Leave no one behind: think, decide and act together against extreme poverty". This year's event is organized in partnership with the International Movement ...
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty 2014
Posted in : Poverty
 
 

Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All

Friday, 26 September 2014, Ageing
The theme of this year's 24th commemoration of the International Day of Older Persons (IDOP2014) is "Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All".   The day will highlight the core principles that anchor the post-2015 development agenda that leaves no one behind, and will also draw attention to how different ...
Leaving No One Behind: Promoting a Society for All
 
 

Social Integration and Rights of Older Persons in the Asia-Pacific region

Thursday, 25 September 2014
The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and the Asia-Pacific Forum of National Human Rights Institutions (APF), with the support of the United Nations Population ...
Social Integration and Rights of Older Persons in the Asia-Pacific region
Posted in : Ageing
 
 

First-ever indigenous peoples’ world conference concludes with focus on climate

Wednesday, 24 September 2014
With climate change taking centre stage at the United Nations, the first ever World Conference on Indigenous Peoples wrapped up with a focus on Mother Earth and the future of the planet. “Issues related to territory, our natural resources, territories, seas, rivers, are today like the soul of indigenous rights,” Nobel ...
First-ever indigenous peoples’ world conference concludes with focus on climate
Posted in : Indigenous
 
 

Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Wednesday, 24 September 2014
Parliaments play a central role in enacting legislation that recognizes indigenous peoples’ rights and adopting budgetary measures to implement those rights, both of which are critical enablers to drive the implementation of the UN Declaration at the national level. This handbook aims to be a practical instrument to enable parliamentarians ...
Implementing the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Posted in : Indigenous
 

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