2017 events


CARICOM-UN High Level Pledging Conference Building a More Climate-resilient Community

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM), with support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will hold a High-level Donor Conference on 20-21 November at UN Headquarters in New York to…  


UNDP at COP 23

The 2017 UN Climate Change Conference will take place at the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany, under the Presidency of Fiji. With the Paris Agreement and national climate targets (Nationally…  


Global Goals Week 2017

Global Goals Week is an annual week of action, awareness and accountability for sustainable development.  


6-8 June: Third World Reconstruction Conference

The third edition of the World Reconstruction Conference (WRC3) takes place in Brussels from June 6-8, 2017. It aims to promote resilience through post-crisis recovery.  


22-27 May: Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction is a biennial forum for information exchange, discussion of latest developments, knowledge and partnership-building across sectors, with the goal of…  


5-9 June: The Ocean Conference

Taking place from 5 to 9 June 2017 in New York, this historic event will set out a concrete plan to restore our ocean to health so that it can continue to sustain all life.  


8 March: International Women's Day

The theme for International Women’s Day 2017 is “Women in the Changing World of Work: Planet 50-50 by 2030”.  

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