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Population and Social Development

Participation and Social Justice

Inclusive Social Development

 
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International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People
29 November2014

World AIDS Day
1 December2014

International Day for the Abolition of Slavery
2 December2014

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 

Contact

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

26/11 - 27/11/2014 Regional Consultation Meeting on ICPD Beyond 2014 and the Post 2015 Agenda: Strengthening the Role of National Population Councils -Beirut

3/12 - 3/12/2014 Commemoration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities -Beirut

9/12 - 9/12/2014 Expert Group Meeting on Population and Development Report, Issue n°7: Analytical framework UN House -Beirut

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Past Events

3/11- 9/11/2014
Training workshop on Strategic Planning and Evaluation - Blue Nile, Sudan

4/11-5/11/2014
EGM on Inclusive Social Development in the Arab Region Beirut

13/10- 19/10/2014
Training Workshop on Program Cycle Management, Proposal Writing and Fundraising - Ramallah, Palestine

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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

EXTENDED to 15 SEPTEMBER -ESCWA launches an E-Seminar on Integrating Social Justice into National Reforms Plans, from 10 July to 15 August 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

"Post-2015 UN Development Agenda: Civil Society Consultation Meeting", Beirut, 14 March 2013

International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) Beyond 2014 Global Review


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.3
Emerging Channels of Public Participation after the Arab Uprisings Issue No. 3

E/ESCWA/SDD/2014/Pamphlet.3
Civil Society Development in Transition: Lessons from Egypt, Libya Tunisia, and Yemen

E/ESCWA/SDD/2014/Technical Paper.2
Social justice in Arab countries: Challenges and recommended courses of action

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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