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Past Events

24 November 2008 - 12 October 2009

Global

ICPD at 15

The ICPD/15 process was more decentralized than the previous and subsequent reviews, and focused primarily on country and regional implementation.  It included a number of technical meetings and consultations that took place throughout the reviewed progress and identified gaps in realizing the ICPD vision. Throughout the year, regional meetings were organized by the UN regional commissions in collaboration with UNFPA. Details

24 November 2008 - 25 November 2008

Kampala, Uganda

29 October 2007 - 31 October 2007

Hyderabad,India

Imbalanced Sex Ratio at Birth and Comprehensive Intervention in China

This paper reviews studies on girl-child survival in China and corresponding intervention activities of the Chinese government. Discrimination against girls in China was long in existence, and the abnormally high sex ratio at birth (SRB) and excess female child mortality (EFCM) in recent years reflect women’s low social status, as well as a deteriorating survival environment for girls. Discrimination against girls has Details

21 November 2006 - 22 November 2006

Thailand

2006 BANGKOK CONFERENCE

2006 International Parliamentarians' Conference on the Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action Bangkok, Thailand, 21-22 November 2006 On 21-22 November 2006, over 300 participants, including parliamentarians and ministers from around 100 countries, met in Bangkok, Thailand, for the third International Parliamentarians' Conference on the Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action (IPCI/ICPD). Details

14 September 2005 - 16 September 2005

New York, United States

The 2005 World Summit

Five years after the landmark Millennium Development Summit, which resulted in the Millennium Development Goals, the United Nations convened a followup  meeting,It was a once-in-a-generation opportunity to take bold decisions in the areas of development, security, human rights and reform of Details

25 February 2005 - 25 February 2005

Global

18 October 2004 - 19 October 2004

France

2004 STRASBOURG CONFERENCE

2004 International Parliamentarians' Conference on the Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action Strasbourg, France, 18-19 October 2004 In 2004, the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) celebrates its 10th anniversary. Although much has been accomplished in a decade, much more has to be done to safeguard women's reproductive rights, improve access to reproductive health and family planning services, reduce maternal mortality and prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS. Details

1 June 2004 - 1 June 2004

New York

General Assembly Authorizes Delegation of Human Resources Matters to UNFPA Executive Director

The General Assembly authorizes the UN Secretary-General to delegate to UNFPA’s Executive Director formal authority in human resources matters. Details

16 December 2002 - 24 November 2004

Global

ICPD at 10 Review

The 10th Anniversary of the ICPD, in 2004, marked the mid-point of its 20-year Programme of Action. This offered an opportunity to reflect on progress to date and take stock of challenges ahead. Details

21 November 2002 - 22 November 2002

Canada

2002 OTTAWA CONFERENCE

2002 International Parliamentarians' Conference on the Implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action Ottawa, Canada, 21-22 November 2002 Details

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