Meetings and events

September 2017

  1. High-level event on Youth Employment for Peace and Resilience

    20 September 2017

    Under the aegis of the Global Initiative on Decent Jobs for Youth, the event is co-organized by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) together with the Ministry of Employment and Social Security of Spain and the Permanent Mission of Tunisia to the United Nations.

  2. EPIC Launch at the UN General Assembly

    18 September 2017

    The high level launch of the Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC) at the UN during the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly will bring together senior Government and UN officials, senior officials from other International Organizations, top business executives and leaders of trade unions and employers’ organizations, civil society and individuals that have been instrumental in promoting and implementing equal pay policies.

July 2017

  1. High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

    10 - 19 July 2017

    The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development will focus on the theme of "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world". The set of goals to be reviewed in depth will be the following, including Goal 17.

  2. International Day of Cooperatives

    2 July 2017

June 2017

  1. World Day Against Child Labour

    12 June 2017

  2. 106th Session of the International Labour Conference

    5 - 16 June 2017

  3. The Ocean Conference

    5 - 9 June 2017

    The high-level United Nations Conference to Support the Implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14: Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development, coinciding with World Oceans Day, to support the implementation of Sustainable Development Goal 14. The Conference will be co-hosted by the Governments of Fiji and Sweden.

May 2017

  1. ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development Follow-up

    22 - 25 May 2017

  2. Shaping a brave new future of work

    15 May 2017

    The impact of rapid technological change is already being felt in labour markets, where increased demand for skilled workers has further exacerbated discrepancies in wages leading to higher levels of inequality.

  3. 2nd Annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum)

    15 - 16 May 2017

    The UN Inter-Agency Task Team on STI for SDGs (IATT) was mandated to work with the 10 representatives from civil society, private sector and scientific community to prepare the STI Forum.