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Presidency of the Security Council in March 2015: France

The President of the Security Council for the month of March will provide a briefing for Member States of the United Nations which are nonmembers of the Council on its work for the month, on 3 March 2015, at 11:30, in the Economic and Social Council Chamber.

Sixty-ninth session, 1st meeting, Ad Hoc Working Group on the Revitalization of the Work of the General Assembly, on 3 March, at 10:00  in the Trusteeship Council Chamber .

Commission on the Status of Women - Briefing in preparation for the fifty-ninth session of the Commission will be convened on 3 March 2015, from 11:00 to 13:00, in Conference Room 4.

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Humanitarian Mine Action in the field: Afghanistan, Palestine, and more…

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 12:00


Representatives of Member States, UN entities and non-governmental organizations got together recently in Geneva at informal roundtable. UNMAS Programme Managers from Afghanistan and Palestine presented updates about the humanitarian mine action work underway and triggered discussions on key issues, challenges, and responses.

Novel Website for the Big Issues of 2015 Launched

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 11:30

The Department of Public Information has launched a new website to highlight the importance of 2015 for the UN system (www.un.org/action2015)

The website supports the UN campaign 2015: Time for Global Action and promotes the distinct processes that will lead to significant outcomes this year. The website does not replace or compete with any other website, and instead, is meant to be a portal to the many websites featuring sustainability issues.

Digital diplomacy: The Department of Political Affairs in 140-characters

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 16:00

Global | DPA

The Department of Political Affairs’ presence on social media is relatively new but growing. DPA joined Twitter, the platform that now counts the vast majority of the UN’s 193 Member States as participants, in 2012. The Department, along with the ever greater number of government officials active on Twitter, are all staking a distinct claim in the burgeoning digital diplomacy universe.

How can we improve humanitarian action in the Middle East and North Africa? Add your voice!

Monday, February 2, 2015 - 11:00

Global | OCHA

You are invited to participate in an online consultation for the World Humanitarian Summit launching this week to gather your ideas and recommendations on how to keep humanitarian action fit for future crises. The discussion will inform the Regional Consultation Meeting for the Middle East and North Africa taking place in Amman, Jordan, from 3-5 March 2015.

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