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Implementation of the outcome of the World Summit for Social Development

Thursday, 28 August 2014
The new report of the Secretary-General on the "Implementation of the outcome of the World Summit for Social Development and of the twenty - fourth special session of the General Assembly" highlights effective policies and strategies for an empowering approach to policymaking, namely, an approach aimed at creating an enabling ...
Implementation of the outcome of the World Summit for Social Development
 
 

World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, 22-23 September 2014

Wednesday, 27 August 2014
The High-level Meeting of the General Assembly, to be known as the World Conference on Indigenous Peoples will take place on 22-23 September 2014 at UN Headquarters in New York City. The meeting will be organized in the following manner:   Monday 22 September: Morning Session :  Opening Ceremony and Plenary meeting Afternoon Session: ...
World Conference on Indigenous Peoples, 22-23 September 2014
Posted in : Indigenous
 
 

Implementation of the Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty, 2008-2017

Wednesday, 27 August 2014
While progress in reducing poverty has been remarkable in some regions and countries, the uneven progress across regions and within countries remains a major concern. Much more must be done to ensure that the goal of poverty eradication is linked to the formulation of social, economic and environmental policies at ...
Implementation of the Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty, 2008-2017
Posted in : Poverty
 
 

Promoting a disability-inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond

Monday, 25 August 2014
A major development since the sixty-eighth session of the Assembly has been the adoption of the outcome document of the high-level meeting of the General Assembly on the realization of the Millennium Development Goals and other internationally agreed development goals for persons with disabilities, in September 2013, which gives new ...
Promoting a disability-inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond
Posted in : Disability
 
 

Youth Flash August 2014

Thursday, 21 August 2014
This issue of Youth Flash features the article “International Youth Day: Mental Health Matters” written by Alicia Raimundo, a “mental health superhero”, battling serious bouts of anxiety, depression and a suicide attempt since the age of 13. The current article reflects on her experience as a mental health superhero. This ...
Youth Flash August 2014
Posted in : Youth
 

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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. To learn more about the report click here.

 

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