UN Organizes International Meetings


Below are meetings being organized by The United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs in the next few months.  Interested parties may contact the UN for details.

  1. 2011 Public Service Forum and Awards, to take place in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 20-24 June 2011. The event comprises a Ministerial Round Table and several workshops, including one on engagement of citizens in reconstruction and recovery government strategies after natural disasters.

    Link: http://www.unpan.org/2011unpsd

  2. Expert Group Meeting, immediately followed by a workshop, to take place in Vienna, Austria, on 7-8 July and 11-13 July, respectively. These two events will focus on citizens engagement to enhance public accountability and prevent corruption in the delivery of public services.

    Links: http://www.unpan.org/2011EGM-CE and http://www.unpan.org/2011WKS-CE-Vienna

  3. UN-INTOSAI Symposium, to take place also inVienna, Austria, on 13-15 July 2011. The meeting will revisit practices of Supreme Auditing Institutions to engage citizens in their activities and communicate their results to the public.

    Link: http://www.unpan.org/2011UN-INTOSAI-Symposium

  4. 4th Session of the Conference of State Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption, to take place in Marrakesh, Morocco, on 24-28 October 2011. In the context of the conference, a workshop will be devoted to engaging citizens to prevent corruption in the provision of public services to citizens.

    Link: http://www.unpan.org/2011WKS-Marrakesh