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    ORG/1423
                1 September 2004

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in September 2004

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

    Meetings continued from previous month:

    26 July-10 September

    Conference on Disarmament, third part, Geneva

    23 August-3 September

    Ad Hoc Committee to elaborate a convention on the rights of persons with disabilities, New York

    30 August-3 September

    Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, New York

    30 August-3 September

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Procurement, Vienna

    30 August-10 September

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

    Meetings beginning in September:

    September

    Committee of Permanent Representatives to United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat), Nairobi

    September/October

    (1 day)

    Committee of Permanent Representatives to United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Nairobi

    6-10 September

    Assembly of State Parties to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, The Hague

    7-10 September

    Committee on Conferences (7, 8 and 10 September), New York

    7-10 September

    United Nations Forum on Forests, ad hoc expert group on consideration with a view to recommending the parameters of a mandate for developing a legal framework on all types of forests, New York

    7 September-24 December

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions, New York

    8-9 September

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Programme and Budget Committee, twentieth session, Vienna

    8-9 September

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Executive Board, Rome

    8-9 September

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Governing Council, Rome

    9 September

    Twenty-second Meeting of States Parties to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, New York

    13 September

    Investments Committee, New York

    13-14 September

    United Nations International Conference of Civil Society in Support of the Palestinian People, New York

    13-16 September

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

    13-17 September

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

    13-17 September

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, fortieth session, Geneva

    13-17 September

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Working Party on Medium-term Plan and the Programme Budget, forty-third session, Geneva

    13-17 September

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Arbitration, Vienna

    13-24 September

    Commission on Human Rights, working group on a Draft United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples, Geneva

    13 September-1 October

    Committee on the Rights of the Child, thirty-seventh session, Geneva

    14 September-December

    General Assembly, fifty-ninth session, New York

    15 September-5 October

    Universal Postal Union (UPU) Congress, Bucharest

    20-24 September

    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Executive Board, second regular session, New York

    20-24 September

    International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), General Conference, Vienna

    21-23 September

    Security Council, Governing Council of the United Nations Compensation Commission established pursuant to Security Council resolution 692 (1991), Geneva

    27 September

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

    27 September-1 October

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Security Interests, Vienna

    27 September-5 October

    World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), Assemblies of Member States, Geneva

    28 September-14 October

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

    30 September

    United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA), Advisory Commission, Amman

               

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