Worldwide overview of high-level events, stakeholder opportunities and UN Observances covering Human Rights, Global health, and Sustainable development, including alcohol and other drug policy issues.

The event calendar provides a unique overview of the events that take place around the world, especially at the United Nations in New York, Geneva, Vienna and Nairobi – with regard to policy processes concerning alcohol and other drugs.

The event calendar also provides insights into conference that deal with the latest science, workshops and seminars for capacity-building, online events and stakeholder engagements opportunities.

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April 2018

WHO Global Dialogue On Financing Of NCDs

April 9 - April 11
Copenhagen, Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark United States + Google Map

In preparation for the third High-level Meeting of the UN General Assembly on NCDs in 2018 (UN HLM3), the World Health Organization and the Government of Denmark will convene a Global Dialogue to include WHO Member States, development agencies, UN system organizations, and non-State actors to explore new ways to address the critical gap in financing for national NCD responses...

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AP18

April 10 - April 13
Washington, DC, United States, Washington, DC, United States United States + Google Map

The 18th in a series of conferences on preventing and reducing alcohol-related problems using public policy strategies...

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UN ECLAC Forum on Sustainable Development

April 18 - April 20
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of April, repeating indefinitely

United Nations Santiago, Avda. Dag Hammarskjold 3477
Santiago, Chile
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The second meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development will take place in Santiago, from 18 to 20 April 2018...

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May 2018

IOGT Webinar Series

May 1, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day 1 of the month, repeating indefinitely

IOGT Headquarters, Stockholm, Sweden, IOGT Headquarters, Stockholm, Sweden United States + Google Map

IOGT International arranges webinars, exclusively for its membership. The purpose of these webinars is to explore current advocacy issues,
coordinate about joint campaigning on global occasions, build capacity and update about latest developments in global affairs and science relating to alcohol and other drug prevention, exchange best practices, and inspire with success stories from around the IOGT movement. Participation is for IOGT International members only.

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UN Road Safety Week

May 8 - May 14
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, repeating indefinitely

World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland United States

The United Nations Global Road Safety Week and its' campaigns are coordinated by the United Nations Road Safety Collaboration, chaired by the World Health Organization and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe.
All stakeholders – national and local governments, international agencies, civil society organizations, private companies, and the public generally – are invited to plan and host events marking the Weeks...

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WHO PBAC 28th Meeting

May 17 - May 18
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, repeating indefinitely

World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland United States + Google Map

The Programme, Budget and Administration Committee (PBAC) is be composed of 14 members, two from WHO each region, selected from among Executive Board members and meets twice per year...

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WHA71

May 21 - May 26
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, repeating indefinitely

Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland, Palais des Nations, Geneva, Switzerland United States + Google Map

The World Health Assembly is the decision-making body of WHO and meets once per year in May, in Geneva, Switzerland...

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WHA71 Side Event On Alcohol Policy

May 24, 6:00 PM - 6:50 PM
Room IX, Palais des Nations
Geneva, Switzerland
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The side event will provide state-of-the-art knowledge and understanding about the global burden of alcohol harm, es- pecially considering the epidemics of TB and NCDs - which are high on the political agenda.

Secondly, we will outlineco-benefits of addressing alcohol as cross-cutting risk factor, for example in promoting health for all and achieving universalhealth coverage.

Thirdly, this side event will serve to present inspiring stories of concrete solutions being implemented both by countries and civil society. And last but not least, this side event will discuss ways forward in 2018 and beyond to reduce the global burden and help achieve other overarching goals, like ending TB, beating NCDs, mobilizing a commitment to UHC and achieving health for all and reaching the SDGs...

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WHO EB 143rd Session

May 28 - May 29
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An event every year that begins at 12:00am on of May, repeating indefinitely

World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland, World Health Organization, Avenue Appia 20, Pregny-Chambésy, Geneva, Switzerland United States + Google Map

The Executive Board is composed of 34 members technically qualified in the field of health. Members are elected for three-year terms. The main functions of the Board are to give effect to the decisions and policies of the World Health Assembly, to advise it and generally to facilitate its work...

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June 2018

IOGT Webinar Series

June 1, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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An event every month that begins at 8:00am on day 1 of the month, repeating indefinitely

IOGT Headquarters, Stockholm, Sweden, IOGT Headquarters, Stockholm, Sweden United States + Google Map

IOGT International arranges webinars, exclusively for its membership. The purpose of these webinars is to explore current advocacy issues,
coordinate about joint campaigning on global occasions, build capacity and update about latest developments in global affairs and science relating to alcohol and other drug prevention, exchange best practices, and inspire with success stories from around the IOGT movement. Participation is for IOGT International members only.

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