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    ORG/1425
    2 November 2004

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in November 2004

    NEW YORK, 1 November (UN Headquarters) -- 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:

    7 September-24 December        

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (ACABQ), New York

    14 September-December

    General Assembly, fifty-ninth session, New York

    18 October-5 November

    Human Rights Committee, eighty-second session, Geneva

    18 October-5 November

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Committee, Montreal

    25 October-5 November

    Commission on Human Rights, working group of experts on people of African descent, Geneva

    25 October-24 November

    United Nations Administrative Tribunal, New York

    27 October-11 November

    International Narcotics Control Board, eighty-first session, Vienna

    Meetings beginning in November:

    November

    United Nations Staff Pension Committee (1 meeting), New York

    3 November

    Disarmament Commission, organizational session, New York

    3 November

    United Nations Pledging Conference for Development Activities, New York

    4-19 November

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

    8-11 November

    Voluntary Fund for Technical Cooperation in the Field of Human Rights, Board of Trustees, Geneva

    8-12 November

    Committee against Torture, pre-sessional working group, Geneva

    8-15 November

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances, seventy-fourth session, Geneva

    8-16 November

    Group of governmental experts of the Geneva States parties to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects, ninth session, Geneva

    8-26 November

    Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, thirty-third session, Geneva

    9-11 November

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), Industrial Development Board, Vienna

    10 November

    Advisory Committee on the United Nations Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dissemination and Wider Appreciation of International Law, thirty-ninth session, New York

    15-19 November

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

    15-19 November

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Assembly, London

    15-19 November

    IMO, Council, London

    15-26 November

    Committee against Torture, thirty-third session, Geneva

    17 November

    Sixth Annual Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II to the Convention o Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects, Geneva

    17-26 November

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

    18-19 November

    Annual Meeting of States parties to the Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects, Geneva

    22 November

    Investments Committee, New York

    22-24 November

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

    22-27 November

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Council, Rome

    23-26 November

    Voluntary Fund for Technical Cooperation in the Field of Human Rights, Board of Trustees, Geneva

    25-26 November

    IAEA, Board of Governors, Vienna

    27 November-17

    December         International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Council, Montreal

    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 November-3 December

    Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, pre-sessional working group, Geneva

    29-November-3 December

    Working Group on a draft declaration on the rights of indigenous people, Geneva

    29 November-3 December

    Conference of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons, ninth session, The Hague

    29 November-3 December

    Commission on Narcotic Drugs, meeting of heads of national drug law enforcement agencies, Asia and the Pacific region, Bangkok

    29 November-3 December

    First Review Conference of the States Parties to the Convention on the Prohibition of the Use, Stockpiling, Production and Transfer of Anti-personnel Mines and on Their Destruction, Nairobi

    29 November-7 December

    Subcommittee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Geneva

    29 November-10 December

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Transport Law, fourteenth session, Vienna

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