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SECURITY COUNCIL

Presidency of the Security Council in March 2015: France

GENERAL ASSEMBLY
A high-level thematic debate on Advancing Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women and Girls for a Transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda will be held on 6 March 2015, at 09:00 and 15:00, in the Trusteeship Council Chamber.

ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL
 

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OSAA Brings Together Experts on Africa’s Extractive Resources in High-Level Group Meeting

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 17:30

OSAA | New York

Fifteen leading experts on Africa’s extractive industries assembled on 24 February 2015, for a lively discussion at UNHQ on the theme, “Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda and the African Union Agenda 2063-Enhancing the management of Africa’s extractive industries to promote sustainable and inclusive industrial development, structural economic transformation and inclusive and resilient economic growth.”

OSAA Brings Together Experts on Africa’s Extractive Resources in High-Level Group Meeting

Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - 17:30

OSAA | New York

Fifteen leading experts on Africa’s extractive industries assembled on 24 February 2015, for a lively discussion at UNHQ on the theme, “Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda and the African Union Agenda 2063-Enhancing the management of Africa’s extractive industries to promote sustainable and inclusive industrial development, structural economic transformation and inclusive and resilient economic growth.”

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

Monday, March 2, 2015 - 12:00

DPKO | UNMAS

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.

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