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ESCWA PRESS RELEASES - 2003

 

DECEMBER

16

ESCWA to Contribute to ITU Regional Symposium on Women in Technology

15

ESCWA to Follow up E-Government Applications in the Region

14

Cairo to Host Regional Meeting on Secure Housing

09

ESCWA to Strengthen Capacity Building in Tourism Sector

04

First Session of UNESCWA Committee on Women Kicks Off

02

Jordan to Host ESCWA Meeting on Shared Water Issues

NOVEMBER

28

ESCWA to Strengthen Capacity Building in Regional Trade and Transport

20

ESCWA to further Promote Solidarity with Palestinian People

19

Eighth UN Regional Coordination Group Meeting Kicks Off

14

ESCWA to Convene Eighth UN Regional Coordination Group Meeting

OCTOBER

24

ESCWA Thrives to Strengthen Cooperation between Lebanon and Syria on Shared Water Resources

15

ESCWA and the World Bank to Hold Panel Discussions on Poverty Day

SEPTEMBER

30

ESCWA to Hold Meeting on Mainstreaming Gender-Based Violence into Development Programming

07

ESCWA to Promote Business with the United Nations

AUGUST

29

ESCWA to Hold a Regional Meeting on Technical Barriers to Trade in the Arab Countries

29

Poor Growth is Due to Institutional Barriers and Political Tensions, Says the UN Regional Commission for Western Asia

28

ESCWA to promote Business with the United Nations

22

UN Staff in Lebanon Mourn their Colleagues who Fell in Iraq

JULY

30

ESCWA Consultative Meeting on Palestine Rehabilitation Concludes; Decides to Hold Arab-International Forum Eying a Palestinian State

25

ESCWA Arab Ministerial Meeting in Preparation for the WTO 5th Ministerial Conference Concludes; Expresses Concern with Lack of Progress in Negotiations

24

Lebanese Deputy Prime Minister Opens ESCWA Arab Ministerial Meeting in Preparation for Cancun Conference

19

ESCWA to Hold Expert Group Meeting on WTO Issues

18

ESCWA to Organize the Arab Ministerial Meeting in Preparation for the WTO 5th Ministerial Conference

14

ESCWA Post-War Meeting on Iraq Concludes; Calls for a Stronger UN Role

09

ESCWA Post-War Meeting on Iraq Opens; Discusses Recovery Plans

05

ESCWA to Convene Post-War Meeting on Iraq

JUNE

30

Arab Ministers to Discuss Boosting Public Administration Efficiency in the ESCWA Region

11

UNCTAD and ESCWA to Organize Training on Key Issues of the International Economic Agenda

05

ESCWA to Discuss Assistance for South Lebanon with Concerned Officials

04

Tallawy to Discuss Arab Regional Integration at the Press Club of Lebanon

MAY

30

ESCWA to promote Arab Digital Content

27

ESCWA to Convene UN Regional Coordination Group Meeting

18

ESCWA Water Management Issues Team Leader Appointed Minister of Water and Environment of Yemen

07

Cairo Hosts ESCWA Workshop on Knowledge Mapping for Integrated Water Resources Management in Western Asia

APRIL

17

ESCWA Twenty-Second Ministerial Session Concludes; Recommends Holding Forum on Palestine Reconstruction

15

ESCWA Twenty-Second Ministerial Session Reviews Executive Secretary's Report

14

ESCWA Opens Twenty-Second Ministerial Session

10

Despite Critical Regional Circumstances ESCWA to Hold 22nd Ministerial Session

03

Under the Auspices of the President of Lebanon ESCWA to Hold its 22nd Session

MARCH

30

NGOs Demonstrate in front of UN House, Call for General Assembly Session

FEBRUARY

27

ESCWA Workshop on Strengthening the Role of Arab Media Concludes

26

ESCWA Workshop on Strengthening the Role of Arab Media Focuses on Globalization as Tool of Achieving Development

25

ESCWA Workshop on Strengthening Arab Media Role for Achieving Sustainable Development Kicks Off

17

Arab Media Experts to Discuss Strengthening their Role in Achieving Sustainable Development

17

ESCWA to Discuss Energy Services and WTO Implications

06

Western Asia Preparatory Conference on Information Society Summit Concludes

05

Western Asia Preparatory Conference for the World Summit on the Information Society Resumes Deliberations, Discusses Key Issues on ICT for Development

04

Western Asia Preparatory Conference for the World Summit on the Information Society Kicks Off

02

Western Asia Ministerial Conference to Launch a Regional Vision on the Information Society

JANUARY

27

Most of Arab Countries Have not Formulated National Policies to Facilitate Move towards the Information Society

24

ESCWA to Organize the Western Asia Ministerial Preparatory Conference for the World Summit on the Information Society

16

Lebanese Minister of Water and Energy to Open ESCWA-UNDP Workshop on Groundwater

10

Lebanese Minister of Transport and Public Work to Open 4th Session of ESCWA Transport Committee