Press Releases

    ORG/1330
    1 June 2001

    TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS OF
    UNITED NATIONS BODIES IN 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

    June/July

    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

    June/July
    (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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