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May 2017
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At the Palais des Nations
18 April -
12 May 2017
Committee against Torture, 60th Session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
24 April -
5 May 2017
Ad Hoc Committee of the Human Rights Council on the Elaboration of Complementary Standards to the International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination, 9th session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
24 April -
12 May 2017
Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, CERD - State Parties meeting
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
1 May -
12 May 2017
Open-ended intergovernmental Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review mechanism, 27th session
Location: Room XX
OHCHR
1 May -
2 June 2017
NEW! - International Law Commission, 69th Session - 1st Part
Location: Room XXI
ILC
2 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Briefing on Commission on Science and Technology for Development
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
2 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Briefing on Commission on Science and Technology for Development
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
2 May 2017Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry, UNECE/FAO Team of Specialists on Forest Products Statistics
Location: Room XI
UNECE
2 May 2017Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry, UNECE/FAO Team of Specialists on Forest Products Statistics
Location: Room XI
UNECE
2 May -
3 May 2017
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Expert group meeting on the contribution of tourism to economic diversification and poverty reduction
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
2 May -
5 May 2017
Steering Committee on Trade Capacity and Standards , Specialized Section on Standardization of Fresh Fruit and Vegetables
Location: Room VIII
UNECE
3 May -
6 May 2017
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, CSTD Working Group on Enhanced Cooperation, 3rd session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
UNCTAD
4 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD research seminar
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
4 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD research seminar
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
8 May 2017United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Friends of UNITAR
Location: Room XI
UNITAR
8 May 2017United Nations Institute for Training and Research, Friends of UNITAR
Location: Room XI
UNITAR
8 May -
12 May 2017
Commission on Science and Technology for Development, 20th session
Location: Room XVII
CSTD
8 May -
12 May 2017
Working Group on the issue of human rights and transnational corporations and other business enterprises, 17th session
Location: Room XVI
Human Rights Council
8 May -
12 May 2017
Inland Transport Committee, Working Party on Passive Safety
Location: Room V
UNECE
8 May -
12 May 2017
Inland Transport Committee, Working Party on the Transport of Dangerous Goods
Location: Room VII
UNECE
8 May -
17 May 2017
Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances, 112th session
Location: Room IX
OHCHR
10 May 2017Permanent Mission of Ecuador to the United Nations, Presentation of the book: "Critical View of the Investment Arbitration from the Ecuadorian Experience"
Location: Room XIV, Cinema
Other meetings
10 May 2017Permanent Mission of Ecuador to the United Nations, Presentation of the book: "Critical View of the Investment Arbitration from the Ecuadorian Experience"
Location: Room XIV, Cinema
Other meetings
15 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Measuring shipping connectivity and performance: The need for maritime statistics and data
Location: Room XXV
UNCTAD
15 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Measuring shipping connectivity and performance: The need for maritime statistics and data
Location: Room XXV
UNCTAD
15 May -
17 May 2017
United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, International Maritime Statistics Forum Annual Meeting 2017
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
15 May -
19 May 2017
Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on the Rights of Peasants and other people working in rural areas, 4th session
Location: Room XX
OHCHR
15 May -
19 May 2017
Working Group on the issue of discrimination against women in law and in practice, 19th Session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
15 May -
2 June 2017
Committee on the Rights of the Child, 75th Session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
15 May -
30 June 2017
Conference on Disarmament, 2nd Part
Location: Council Chamber
CD
16 May -
17 May 2017
Inland Transport Committee, Group of Experts on Euro-Asian Transport Links
Location: Room XI
UNECE
17 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Lycée Meaux
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
17 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Lycée Meaux
Location: Room XXVII
UNCTAD
18 May 2017Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mainstreaming an atrocity prevention lens in international human rights mechanisms, including the universal periodic review process
Location: Room XXIII
OHCHR
18 May 2017Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Mainstreaming an atrocity prevention lens in international human rights mechanisms, including the universal periodic review process
Location: Room XXIII
OHCHR
18 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Integral Human Development Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
18 May 2017AFTERNOON CANCELLED United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Integral Human Development Transforming Our World: The 2030 Agenda
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
19 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Short courses for Geneva-based diplomats
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
19 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Short courses for Geneva-based diplomats
Location: Room XXVI
UNCTAD
22 May 2017Human Rights Council, Organizational meeting on the 35th session of the Human Rights Council
Location: Room XX
OHCHR
22 May 2017Human Rights Council, Organizational meeting on the 35th session of the Human Rights Council
Location: Room XX
OHCHR
22 May -
24 May 2017
Open-ended intergovernmental working group to consider the possibility of elaborating an international regulatory framework on the regulation, monitoring and oversight of the impact of the activities of private military and security companies on the enjoyment of human rights, 6th session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
22 May -
24 May 2017
Inland Transport Committee, Group of Experts towards Unified Railway Law (SC.2/GEURL)
Location: Room V
UNECE
24 May 2017Group of 77 and China, Meeting on UNCTAD
Location: Room XI
Other meetings
24 May 2017Group of 77 and China, Meeting on UNCTAD
Location: Room XI
Other meetings
29 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD's work in the areas of health and the environment
Location: Room S4
UNCTAD
29 May 2017United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD's work in the areas of health and the environment
Location: Room S4
UNCTAD
29 May -
30 May 2017
Inland Transport Committee, Group of Experts on Road Signs and Signals
Location: Room V
UNECE
29 May -
23 June 2017
Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, 61st session
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
OHCHR
30 May 2017NEW! - Group of 77 and China, Meeting on UNCTAD
Location: Room XI
Other meetings
31 May -
2 June 2017
Conference of European Statisticians, Group of Experts on National Accounts
Location: Room XI
UNECE
31 May -
2 June 2017
Executive Body for the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution, EU Coordination Meetings
Location: Please check daily view for conference rooms
UNECE
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* This information on meetings held in Geneva by organizations of the United Nations system is provided by the United Nations Office at Geneva as a service. It is based on material either provided by the organizations concerned, or gathered from information publicly available on their websites, and may be subject to change. Those interested are encouraged to check with the respective organizations and to direct any queries to them regarding the meetings listed.