United Nations Social Development Network (UNSDN)
World Youth Report 2013
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Report on the World Social Situation 2013
World Conference on Indigenous Peoples
International Day of Older Persons
The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), in collaboration with the Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), is organizing an Expert Group Meeting on “E-Participation: Empowering People through Information Communication Technologies (ICTs)" from 24 to 25 July at ITU Headquarters in Geneva, as part of the preparations for the 52th session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD) that will take place in February 2014 and to promote the 2013 theme of the Economic and Social Council Annual Ministerial Review on "Science, technology and innovation -- as well as culture -- for sustainable development".
Video of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty on 17 October 2014.
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Empowering People Through
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.
UNDESA-DSPD does not hire directly. Official recruitment, job offers, and employment are conducted through the UN Careers website. Read More