Press Releases

    1 June 2001


    NEW YORK, 31 May (UN Headquarters) -- The following is a tentative list of United Nations meetings scheduled to be held in June, including major meetings of intergovernmental organizations related to the United Nations:

    Meetings continued from previous month:

    23 April-1 June

    International Law Commission (fifty-third session, first part), Geneva

    1 May-13 July

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions, New York

    7 May-1 June

    General Assembly, Fifth Committee, (resumed fifty-fifth session), New York

    14 May-29 June

    Conference on Disarmament (second part), Geneva

    21 May-1 June

    United Nations Conference on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Arbitration (thirty-fourth session), New York

    21 May-1 June

    Commission on Human Rights acting as the Preparatory Committee for the World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance (second session), Geneva

    21 May-1 June

    Board of Trustees of the United Nations Voluntary Fund for Victims of Torture (twentieth session), Geneva

    21 May-1 June

    International Narcotics Control Board (seventy-first session), Vienna

    21 May-1 June

    United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, meetings of subsidiary bodies of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention, Bonn

    22 May-29 June

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Council, (163rd session), Montreal

    21 May-8 June

    Committee on the Rights of the Child (twenty-seventh session), Geneva

    28 May-1 June

    Commission on Science and Technology for Development (fifth session), Geneva

    28 May-13 June

    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Executive Board (161st session), Paris

    29 May-1 June

    High-level Committee on the Review of Technical Cooperation among Developing Countries (twelfth session), New York

    Meetings beginning in June:


    June (1 day)

    Committee on Non-Governmental Organizationsorganizational session, New York


    Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples, New York

    (1 week)

    Commission on Narcotic Drugs, meeting of heads of national drug law enforcement agencies, African region, Pretoria

    4-8 June

    United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Executive Board, annual session, New York

    5-8 June

    Board of Trustees of the Voluntary Fund for Technical Cooperation in the Field of Human Rights (fifteenth session), Geneva

    5-15 June

    World Meteorological Organization, Executive Council (fifty-third session), Geneva

    5-21 June

    International Labour Organization (ILO), General Conference (eighty-ninth session), Geneva

    5-22 June

    Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, Working Group B, and informal/expert meetings/on-site inspection, Vienna

    6-8 June

    General Assembly, special session for an overall review and appraisal of the implementation of the Habitat Agenda,
    New York

    6-15 June

    Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (forty-fourth session), Vienna

    11-15 June

    Preparatory Committee for the special session of the General Assembly on children, third substantive session, New York International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Board of Governors, Vienna

    11-15 June

    Committee on the Rights of the Child, Pre-sessional Working Group, Geneva

    11-15 June

    Commission on Human Rights, Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, working Group on Contemporary Forms of Slavery, Geneva

    11-22 June

    Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), annual session, New York

    11-22 June

    United Nations Forum on Forests, New York

    11-29 June

    Committee on Contributions (sixty-first session), New York

    11-29 June

    International Civil Service Commission (ICSC) (fifty-third session), Montreal

    11 June-6 July

    Committee for Programme and Coordination (forty-first session), New York

    12-14 June

    United Nations Latin American and Caribbean meeting on the question of Palestine, Havana

    13-15 June

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), expert meeting on international arrangements for transfer of technology, Geneva

    18-22 June

    International Meteorological Organization (IMO), Council (eighty-sixth session), London

    18-22 June

    Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations and its Working Group (substantive session), New York

    18-22 June

    Meeting of persons chairing human rights treaty bodies, Geneva

    18-23 June

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) Council (120th session), Rome

    18-29 June

    International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Council, Geneva

    19-21 June

    Security Council, Governing Council of the United Nations Compensation Commission established pursuant to Security Council resolution 687 (1991) (fortieth session), Geneva

    19-22 June

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Vienna

    22 June

    International Labour Organization (ILO), Governing Body and its committees (281st session), Geneva

    25-27 June

    Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters, Geneva

    25-27 June

    Special session of the General Assembly on HIV/AIDS,
    New York

    25-28 June

    Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization, Working Group A, and informal/expert meetings, Vienna

    25 June-13 July

    United Nations Conference on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Vienna

    25 June-27 July

    United Nations Administrative Tribunal, Geneva

    27-28 June

    Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, Executive Council, The Hague

    27-29 June

    United Nations Board of Auditors, New York

    28-29 June

    Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations and its Working Group, substantive session, New York

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