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    ORG/1443
         1 June 2005

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in June 2005

    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:

    2 May-3 June

    International Law Commission, fifty-seventh session (also 4 July-5 August), Geneva

    16 May-3 June

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

    17 May-15 July

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions, New York

    23 May-3 June

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

    24 May-17 June

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Council, Montreal

    26 May-3 June

    Commission on Human Rights, Working Group on Enforced and Involuntary Disappearances, Geneva

    30 May-3 June

    Commission on Human Rights, Subcommission on the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights, Working Group on Minorities, Geneva

    30 May-15 July

    Conference on Disarmament, second part, Geneva

    31 May-3 June

    High-level Committee on South-South Cooperation, fourteenth session,New York

    31 May-9 June

    International Labour Organization (ILO), General Conference, Geneva

    31 May-16 June

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

    Meetings beginning in June:

     

     

    June

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

     

     

    June

    International Telecommunication Union (ITU), Council, Geneva

     

     

    June

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council, London

     

     

    June
    (one day)

    Committee of Permanent Representatives to UN-Habitat, Nairobi

     

     

    June
    (one day)

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

     

     

    June
    (one day)

    Extraordinary meeting of Permanent Representatives to UNEP, Nairobi

     

     

    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 (6-8 meetings per week, up to 30 meetings), New York

     

     

    2 June

    High-level meeting to review the progress achieved in realizing the commitments set out in the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS, New York

     

     

    6-8 June

    United Nations Joint Staff Pension Board, Committee of Actuaries, Geneva

     

     

    6-10 June

    Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea, New York

     

     

    6-10 June

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

     

     

    6-10 June

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

     

     

    6-10 June

    Committee on the Rights of the Child, pre-sessional working group, Geneva

     

     

    6-10 June

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

     

     

    6-10 June

    World Food Programme (WFP), Executive Board, annual session, Rome

     

     

    6-17 June

    Open-ended Working Group on an International Instrument to Enable States to Identify and Trace, in a Timely and Reliable Manner, Illicit Small Arms and Light Weapons, third session, New York

     

     

    6-24 June

    Committee on Contributions, sixty-fifth session, New York

     

     

    6 June-1 July

    Committee for Programme and Coordination, forty-fifth session, New York

     

     

    7-10 June

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

     

     

    8-17 June

    Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, forty-eighth session, Vienna

     

     

    13-17 June

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

     

     

    13-24 June

    United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), Executive Boards, annual session, New York

     

     

    13-24 June

    Meeting of experts of the Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction, Geneva

     

     

    16-24 June

    Meeting of States Parties to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, New York

     

     

    20-23 June

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

     

     

    20-24 June

    Meeting of persons chairing human rights treaty bodies, Geneva

     

     

    20-25 June

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Council, Rome

     

     

    20 June-22 July

    United Nations Administrative Tribunal, Geneva

     

     

    21 June-1 July

    World Meteorological Organization (WMO), Executive Council, Geneva

     

     

    27 June

    Broad-based consultations on further steps to enhance international cooperation in preventing, combating and eradicating illicit brokering in small arms and light weapons (also 1 July 2005), New York

     

     

    27-28 June

    General Assembly, high-level dialogue on financing for development, New York

     

     

    27-30 June

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

     

     

    27 June-1 July

    Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, Working Group on Communications under the Optional Protocol to the Convention,  New York

     

     

    27 June-1 July

    Eighth United Nations Regional Cartographic Conference for the Americas, New York

     

     

    28 June-1 July

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

     

     

    29 June-1 July

    Advisory Board on Disarmament Matters, Geneva

     

     

    29 June-27 July

    Economic and Social Council, substantive session, New York

     

     

    30 June-1 July

    United Nations Board of Auditors, New York