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17 October 2017 - 17 October 2017

Global

Journée internationale pour l'élimination de la pauvreté

La journée internationale pour l'élimination de la pauvreté est observée chaque année depuis 1993, l'Assemblée générale des Nations Unies a désigné cette journée pour sensibiliser à la nécessité d'éradiquer la pauvreté dans tous les pays.   Details

11 October 2017 - 11 October 2017

Global

1 October 2017 - 1 October 2017

Global

Journée internationale des personnes âgées

Les personnes âgées ont toujours joué un rôle important dans la société, en tant que dirigeants, personnes en charge et gardiens des traditions. Pourtant, elles sont également très vulnérables, et beaucoup font face à la pauvreté, le handicap ou la discrimination. Details

12 September 2017 - 25 September 2017

United Nations Headquarters, New York

7 September 2017 - 1 October 2017

Global

Young People's Sexual and Reproductive Health Challenge

UNFPA and OpenIDIO have launched a new crowd-sourcing challenge on Young People's Sexual and Reproductive Health. The question under investigation is: "How might we radically improve access to, and quality of, sexual and reproductive health education and services for young people?" Details

19 August 2017 - 19 August 2017

Global

World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day is a time to recognize those who face danger and adversity in order to help others. It is also an opportunity to celebrate the spirit that inspires humanitarian work. Details

12 August 2017 - 12 August 2017

Global

International Youth Day

12 August was designated as International Youth Day by the UN General Assembly in 1999. It is an annual celebration of the role of young women and men as essential partners in promoting human rights and development. It is also an opportunity to raise awareness of the challenges and hardships facing the world’s youth.  Details

17 July 2017 - 17 July 2017

United Nations Headquarters, New York

High-level event on investing in youth to eradicate poverty and promote prosperity

This high-level luncheon event will bring together leaders and officials to discuss how to help countries achieve a demographic dividend, the boost in economic growth and development that can occur when there are proportionally more people of working age than dependents. Details

11 July 2017 - 11 July 2017

London, United Kingdom

Family Planning Summit

UPDATE: Commitments from the Summit Details

11 July 2017 - 11 July 2017

Global

World Population Day

In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme recommended that 11 July be observed by the international community as World Population Day, a day to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues. This year's theme is “Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations.” Details

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