In accordance with General Assembly resolution 69/244 of 29 December 2014, the United Nations Summit for the adoption of the post-2015 development agenda will be held from 25 to 27 September 2015, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York and convened as a high-level plenary meeting of the General Assembly. More information can be found here: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/post2015/summit
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22nd > 26th August 2015
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The Euclid Summit in Zagreb, Croatia, will be held on 24-26 February 2016. The Summit will still focus on building civil society and social enterprise knowhow for 2020 and beyond. We’ll be bringing you a great line-up of civil society and social enterprise leaders from across Croatia, Europe and beyond – look forward to seeing you there!
The WWSF - Women's World Summit Foundation reminds you of its new international campaign for the EMPOWERMENT OF RURAL WOMEN AND THEIR COMMUNITIES - TO RISE AND CLAIM YOUR RIGHTS FOR DEVELOPMENT, EQUALITY AND PEACE 1-17 OCTOBER 2015.
Over the past year or so, DEKON has exponentially expanded its Expo experience to such an extent that it has now taken the next logical step and grown the portfolio of the DEKON Group to include its own DEKON Expo Company. DEKON’s first Expo work came in March 2014; having just organized a conference in Argentina, the Turkish Defence Ministry asked DEKON Congress to organize a tradeshow booth at
Korean Tourism Industry on the Rebound as PM Declares MERS All-Clear
Korean Inbound Travelers Return amidst Surge in Int’l Congress Bid Wins
[Seoul, July 28] The Korean outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) has been officially declared over, according to South Korean prime minister Hwang Kyo-ahn. The announcement was made on July 28th, 23 days after the last suspected case, with no new cases reported.
WASHINGTON, DC – July 24, 2015 – The Dengue Vaccine Initiative (DVI) a consortium comprised of the International Vaccine Institute, the Johns Hopkins University’s International Vaccine Access Center, Sabin Vaccine Institute and the World Health Organization, is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr. In-Kyu Yoon as its new Director. Dr. Yoon, former Chief of the Department of Virology, Armed Forces Research Institute Medical Sciences in Bangkok, Thailand, will lead DVI starting August, 2015.
Stockholm, Sweden, June 26-28, 2016
Ersta Sköndal University College
Call for Applications
ISTR is pleased to announce the third ISTR PhD Seminar preceding the 12th International Conference in Stockholm, Sweden in June 2016. The ISTR PhD Seminar is a recurring event that takes place bi-annually in conjunction with the international conference.
Universala Esperanto-Asocio organise chaque année un grand festival au cours duquel des espérantophones d'une soixantaine de pays se rencontrent, discutent,échangent. Le thème cette année est " Langues,arts et valeurs dans le dialogue interculturel".