Press Releases

    ORG/1340
    31 October 2001

    TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS OF UNITED NATIONS
    BODIES IN NOVEMBER 2001

    The following is a tentative list of United Nations meetings scheduled to be held in November, including major meetings of intergovernmental organizations related to the United Nations:

    Meetings continued from previous month:

    4 September-21 December

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions, New York

    11 September-December

    General Assembly, fifty-sixth session, New York

    15 October-2 November

    Human Rights Committee, seventy-third session, Geneva

    15 October-2 November

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Committee, one hundred and sixty-fourth session, Montreal

    15 October-3 November

    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), General Conference, thirty-first session, Paris

    22 October-30 November

    United Nations Administrative Tribunal, New York

    29 October-9 November

    United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Conference of the Parties to the Convention, seventh session, and meetings of subsidiary bodies, Marrakesh

    29 October-15 November

    International Narcotics Control Board, seventy-second session, Vienna

    30 October-1 November

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Council, one hundred and twenty-first session, Rome

    Meetings beginning in November:

    November (1 meeting)

    Ad Hoc Committee of the General Assembly for the Announcement of Voluntary Contributions to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East, New York

    November

    Consultations with civil society organizations (3 days) on the question of Palestine, Geneva

    November/December

    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), (3 days) Inter-Agency Consultative Meeting, New York

    1-16 November

    International Labour Organization (ILO), Governing Body and its committees, two hundred and eighty-second session, Geneva

    2-13 November

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Conference, thirty-first session, Rome

    4-7 November

    Commission on Narcotic Drugs, Subcommission on Illicit Drug Traffic and Related Matters in the Near and Middle East, Abu Dhabi

    5-6 November

    Investments Committee, New York

    5-6 November

    United Nations Pledging Conference for Development Activities, New York

    5-7 November

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), expert meeting on the impact of FDI policies on Industrialization, Geneva

    12-23 November

    Committee against Torture, twenty-seventh session, Geneva

    12-30 November

    Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, twenty-fifth session, Geneva

    14 November

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Council, one hundred and twenty-second session, Rome

    14-16 November

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) expert meeting on mainstreaming gender in order to promote opportunities, Geneva

    14-23 November

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances, sixty-fifth session, Geneva

    16 November

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council, twenty-first extraordinary session, London

    19-23 November

    Preparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban-Treaty Organization, sixteenth session, Vienna

    19-30 November

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Arbitration, thirty-fifth session, Vienna

    19-30 November

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Assembly, twenty-second session, London

    19 November-7 December

    Fifth Review Conference of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction, Geneva

    19 November-14 December

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Council, one hundred and sixty-fourth session, Montreal

    26-28 November

    International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Board of Governors, Technical Assistance and Cooperation Committee, Vienna

    26 November-5 December

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, thirty-second session, Geneva

    27 November-4 December

    Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations, the Specialized Agencies and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), location to be determined

    28 November

    Eighth Meeting of States Parties to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, Geneva

    29 November

    Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, Special Meeting in Observance of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, New York

    29-30 November

    International Atomic Energy Agency IAEA), Board of Governors, Vienna

    30 November

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council, eighty-seventh session, London

     

     

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