Past events

September 2013

  1. Side event to the 2013 Special Event on Follow-up Efforts Made Towards Achieving the MDGs

    Tackling Inequalities Beyond 2015 through Social Protection

    26 September 2013

    A ministerial panel to discuss social protection policies to address inequalities in the post-2015 development agenda of the United Nations.

  2. Event

    Special Event to Follow up Efforts Made Towards Achieving the MDGs

    25 September 2013

    This one-day event will serve as an occasion for leaders to identify actions to complete the MDG process and to provide guidance on priorities to focus on.

  3. Event

    High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

    24 September 2013

    The Forum will provide leadership, guidance, and review for the implementation of sustainable development commitments.

  4. Side event for the 68th UN General Assembly

    The Jobs Challenge: a panel discussion

    23 September 2013

    A panel discussion about the changing nature of employment and securing decent work

  5. Event

    High-level Meeting of the General Assembly on Disability and Development

    23 September 2013

    Heads of state and government will convene to discuss disability and development issues with the overarching theme “The way forward: a disability-inclusive development agenda towards 2015 and beyond”.

  6. Event

    UN Private Sector Forum: Africa

    20 September 2013

    This forum will discuss existing and potential public-private partnerships to overcome systemic challenges in Africa.

  7. Leaders’ Summit “Architects for a Better Future”

    Child Labour Platform: an ILO-Global Compact Initiative

    19 September 2013

    The event introduces the ILO-Global Compact Child Labour Platform, a cross-sectoral, membership-based forum for businesses to share learning about tackling child labour in supply chains.

  8. Event

    Special Event on Children's Rights and Business: Innovation and Action

    18 - 19 September 2013

    This workshop will bring together child rights experts, country experts, and business leaders to tackle dilemmas facing children around the globe.

  9. Event

    Panel discussion: Partnering for Action on Green Economy

    18 September 2013

    Panelists share national experiences on recent initiatives and developments towards green economy promotion in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication.

  10. Training session

    ILO/UNITAR Seminar Series on Advancing Social Protection Floors: Module III

    13 September 2013

    Experts from Cambodia, Mozambique and elsewhere share concrete successful experiences in implementing sustainable social protection floors.

  11. 2013 UN Day for South-South Cooperation

    South-South in Practice: Implementing Sustainable Social Protection Floors

    12 September 2013

    A panel discussion highlighting knowledge sharing experiences from the global South on constructing sustianable Social Protection Floors

  12. Event

    Workshop on Policy Options for Effective and Sustainable Social Protection Floors

    12 September 2013

    Experts share knowledge about sustainability and effectiveness of social protection floors, discuss lessons learned and recommend future actions.

August 2013

  1. Event

    International Youth Day: Panel discussion on youth migration

    12 August 2013

    This event will raise awareness of the opportunities and risks associated with youth migration, share knowledge for policymakers review best practices.

  2. Event

    12th Youth Assembly at the United Nations

    7 - 9 August 2013

    The annual Youth Assembly at the UN provides many young people with a chance to hear and be heard on the issues affecting them.

  3. Event

    Global Interactive Dialogue on UN Youth Initiatives

    5 August 2013

    On International Youth Day 2013, the UN will demonstrate its commitment to working with the largest generation of young people the world has ever known.

July 2013

  1. Event

    UNITAR Seminar on International Trade Law and Policy

    15 - 18 July 2013

    This seminar will gather experts to discuss the objectives and rules of the multilateral trading system and the WTO framework conceived to date.

  2. Event

    Informal Interactive Hearings on Migration and Development

    15 July 2013

    Before the High-level Dialogue in October, UN member states will meet with representatives from civil society and the private sector.

  3. Event

    Delivering on the Promise of Microinsurance: Putting Clients First

    9 July 2013

    A panel discussion by experts in the microinsurance industry

  4. Event

    UN Thematic Debate on Inequality

    8 July 2013

June 2013

  1. Event

    UN High Level Thematic Debate on Entrepreneurship for Development

    26 June 2013