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Population and Social Development

Participation and Social Justice

Inclusive Social Development

 
  MEMBER COUNTRIES

 

  UN DAYS

World No-Tobacco Day
31 May2015

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression
4 June2015

World Environment Day
5 June2015

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

Contact

Mr. Frederico  Neto
Director
+961-1-978417
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Upcoming Events

15/6 - 15/6/2015 Review of the Outline of the Publication on Social Development Report No. 1. Participatory Processes in Arab Countries Undergoing Democratic Transition -TBD

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Past Events

1/4- 2/4/2015
Expert Group Meeting to Review the Draft Population and Development Report, Issue n.7: Overcoming Population Vulnerability to Water Scarcity in the Arab Region - Beirut

5/3- 6/3/2015
Expert Group Meeting to Review the Draft 2015 Situation Report on International Migration: Migration, Displacement and Development in a Changing Arab Region - Beirut

22/2-26/2/2015
Senior Level Workshop on Expanding Social Protection Schemes to the Rural Informal Sector Sudan

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Social Development Division (SDD)

The Social Development Division (SDD) seeks to enhance the capacity of member countries to adopt and implement rights-based social policies to promote social justice and equitable, inclusive and ... more >>

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PROGRAMME NEWS

ESCWA celebrates the World Day of Social Justice in Beirut on 20 February 2015

ESCWA's Regional Advisor on Social Policy undertakes regional advisory missions to Sudan, December 2014

ESCWA participates in the Regional Conference on Social Protection and Development, Riyadh, 24-26 November 2014

Regional Forum on Addressing Social and Economic Inequalities: The Need for a New Development Paradigm, Beirut 14-16 June 2014

Launching of ESCWA Publication on “Promises of Spring: Citizenship and Civic Engagement in Democratic Transitions”, Beirut, 17 December 2013

Capacity-Building Workshop and Launching of ESCWA Manual on “Partnership in Democratic Governance”, Beirut, 5-9 November 2013

Integrated Social Policy Report V: Towards a New Welfare Mix

Civil Society Dialogues: Exploring New Frontiers

Manual on “Capacity-Building for Partnership in Democratic Governance”

Inter-Regional Report on Labour Migration and Social Protection


KEY DOCUMENTS, PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES

  Brochures
  Disability in the Arab region
  ESCWA Committee on Social Development
  Outreach Activities
  Policy Brief
  Projects
  Reports
  SD Bulletin
  Technical Material
  The Joint Regional Commissions Report on the Post-2015 Agenda
  Working Papers
 

PUBLICATIONS

E/ESCWA/SDD/2014/BRIEF.7
Social Policy Brief - 7 Reaping the Rewards of Demographic Transitions: Investing in Arab Youth

E/ESCWA/SDD/2014/Technical Paper.7
Participation and social protection in the Arab Region

E/ESCWA/SDD/2014/PAMPHLET.4
Social Development Bulletin: Persons with Disabilities in Emergencies Vol. 5, Issue No. 1

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Specialized Sites

Population Information Network (POPIN)

Participatory Development in Western Asia

 

Links
Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific
Economic Commission for Europe
Economic Commission for Latin America and The Caribbean
Economic Commission for Africa
United Nations Funds for Population Activities
UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
United Nations Development Programme
League of Arab States