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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

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

6 September 2000 - 8 September 2000

New York, United States

Millennium Development Summit of the United Nations

"Only through broad and sustained efforts to create a shared future, based upon our common humanity in all its diversity, can globalization be made fully inclusive and equitable", world leaders stated as they unanimously adopted the United Nations Millennium Declaration at the conclusion of their Millennium Summit on 8 September 2000. Details

14 April 1998 - 2 July 1999

Global

ICPD+5 Review

In March 1995, the UN Commission on Population and Development was given responsibility for monitoring, reviewing and assessing the implementation of the ICPD Programme of Action. Details

4 September 1995 - 15 September 1995

Beijing, China

Fourth World Conference on Women

Coming just a year after the International Conference on Population and Development, the Fourth World Conference on Women in Beijing built on its momentum and reiterated some of the consensus language related to the rights and health of women that was established by the ICPD Programme of Action. Details

5 September 1994 - 13 September 1994

Cairo, Egypt

International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)

The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) was convened under the auspices of the United Nations and was organized by a secretariat composed of the Population Division of the then UN Department for Economic and Social Information and Policy Analysis (now the Department of Economic and Social Affairs) and UNFPA. Details

6 August 1984 - 14 August 1984

Mexico City, Mexico

International Conference on Population

Ten years after the first World Conference on Population in Bucharest, Mexico City hosted the second global conference on population.  Ten years later the landmark International Conference on Population and Development was convened in Cairo. Details

19 August 1974 - 30 August 1974

Bucharest, Romania

World Conference on Population

At the conference, the international community highlighted common concerns over emerging population issues by adopting the World Population Plan of Action, which helped governments and the international community coordinate trends in economic and social development related to population. Details

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