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    ORG/1450
    2 November 2005

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in November 2005

    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:

    6 September-23 December

    Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions, New York

    13 September-December

    General Assembly, sixtieth session, New York

    17 October-3 November

    Human Rights Committee, eighty-fifth session, Geneva

    Meetings beginning in November:

     

    November

    (5 weeks)

    United Nations Administrative Tribunal, New York

    November/December

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Council, Montreal

    1-18 November

    International Narcotics Control Board, eighty-fourth session, Vienna

    3-18 November

    International Labour Organization (ILO), Governing Body and its Committees, New York

    7-11 November

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

    7-11 November

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

    7-11 November

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

    7-11 November

    World Food Programme (WFP), Executive Board, second regular session, Rome

    7-25 November

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

    7-25 November

    Committee against Torture, thirty-fifth session, Geneva

    11 November

    United Nations Pledging Conference for Development Activities, New York

    14-18 November

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

    14-18 November

    Open-ended Working Group on the Right to Development, High-level Task Force on the Implementation of the Right to Development, Geneva

    14-22 November

    Group of governmental experts of the 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, twelfth session, Geneva

    16-18 November

    Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Council, Rome

    16-18 November

    International Telecommunication Union (ITU), World Summit on the Information Society, second phase, Tunis

    17-18 November

    International Maritime Organization (IMO), Council, London

    19-26 November

    FAO, Conference, Rome

    21 November

    Investments Committee, New York

    21-23 November

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), Intergovernmental Working Group of Experts on International Standards of Accounting and Reporting, Geneva

    21-23 November

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

    21-30 November

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

    21-30 November

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

    21 November-2 December

    IMO, Assembly, London

    23 November

    Seventh Annual Conference of the High Contracting Parties to Amended Protocol II 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

    24-25 November

    Annual meeting of the 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

    24-25 November

    IAEA, Board of Governors, Vienna

    25 November-2 December

    World Tourism Organization, General Assembly, Dakar

    28 November

    FAO, Council, Rome

    28 November-2 December

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

    28 November-2 December

    United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), General Conference, eleventh session, Vienna

    28 November-3 December

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

    28 November-6 December                           

    Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations, the Specialized Agencies and the IAEA, New York

    28 November-7 December

    Subcommittee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, Geneva

    28 November-9 December

    UNCITRAL, Working Group on Transport Law, Vienna

    28 November-9 December

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

    30 November

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

     

     

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