Events

The 41st Roundtable Conference of the African Association for Public Administration and Management (AAPAM)

06 December 2022
Africa
Governance and Public Institutions
AAPAM

The 41st AAPAM Annual Roundtable Conference slated on 6-9 December 2022 at the University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa and supported by the Department of Public Service and Administration (DPSA). The theme of the conference is ‘Africa's Renewal in the Era of Sustainable Development: Shared Responsibility for Strengthening Institutions.  

Webinar on Sustainable Development Goals-Where Do We Stand? Moving Forward - Challenges and Opportunities

15 October 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Governance and Public Institutions
EROPA

The South Asian Network for Public Administration will hold a webinar on "Sustainable Development Goals-Where Do We Stand? Moving Forward - Challenges and Opportunities" on 15 October 2022, at 5:30 PM (Dhaka, Bangladesh Time). This event will feature esteemed speakers from Australia, Bangladesh, India, Qatar, the Philippines, and Nepal. 

Effective governance for transformational change: Strengthening capacities, mindsets and competencies of public institutions to build the next generation of public servants in Latin America & Caribbean

12 October 2022
Americas
Governance and Public Institutions
UNDESA/DPIDG

UN DESA/DPIDG, in collaboration with ECLAC, is organizing a regional capacity development webinar on Effective governance for transformational change: Strengthening capacities, mindsets and competencies of public institutions to build the next generation of public servants in Latin America & the Caribbean. The webinar launches the Curriculum on Governance for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the Latin American and Caribbean region. The event will be held in Spanish and take place on 12 October 2022 from 10 am to 12.30 pm EST. Registration is available here.

United Nations E-Government Survey​ Local Online Service Index (LOSI) Webinar Series ​Episode 1 – Jordan ​

07 September 2022
Middle East
Digital Government
UNDESA/DPIDG

The first LOSI webinar series organized by the Digital Government Branch (DGB) of the DPIDG / UN DESA will focus on the application of LOSI methodology in Jordan. This one-hour webinar will host researchers who conducted the study in 19 cities in the country. The webinar will also highlight opportunities and challenges in e-government at city level while aiming at information sharing and capacity building. Zoom registration link: https://bit.ly/LOSI_EPISODE1 ​

UN DESA-KRILA Forum on “Promoting Innovative Local Governance for Accelerating the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals & Building an Inclusive and Resilient Society in the Post-COVID-19 Era”

06 September 2022
Global
Local Governance
UNDESA/DPIDG

The Forum aims to share various approaches, strategies, and good practices in promoting innovative local governance for accelerating SDG implementation at the local level and building an inclusive and resilient local society in the post-COVID-19 era. Zoom Registrationhttps://bit.ly/UNDESA-KRILA

Training of Trainers for the Delivery of the Workshop on "Changing Mindsets in Public Institutions to Realize the 2030 Agenda in Pakistan"

22 August 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Leadership and Changing Mindsets
UNDESA/DPIDG

UN DESA/DPIDG in collaboration with the United Nations Resident Coordinator Office in Pakistan of Lahore is organizing a Training of Trainers (ToT) on “Changing Mindsets in Public Institutions to Realize the 2030 Agenda in Pakistan” with the staff of the National Institute of Management of Pakistan. It focuses on public policy formulation and implementation and is a prerequisite for the promotion of the participants to the next grade. For more information, please click title/picture.

National Workshop on “Transparency, Accountability and Ethics in Public Institutions”

02 August 2022
Africa
Transparency, Integrity and Preventing Corruption
UNDESA/DPIDG

UN DESA/DPIDG, through its Project Office on Governance (UNPOG), in collaboration with the Office of the Ombudsman of Malawi with the support of the UN Resident Coordinator Office in Malawi and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Malawi, is organizing a 3-day National Workshop on “Transparency, Accountability and Ethics in Public Institutions”, which will be held from 2 to 4 August 2022 in Malawi. The Workshop aims to strengthen public institutions to facilitate a more coherent implementation of SDGs.   

Capacity Development Workshop and Panel Session on “Advancing innovative partnerships and inclusive governance in pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals”

25 July 2022
Global
Governance and Public Institutions
UNDESA/DPIDG

UN DESA/DPIDG is organizing two inter-linked capacity development activities under the umbrella of “Advancing innovative and inclusive partnerships and governance in pursuit of the Sustainable Development Goals” as part of the 2022 International Association of Schools and Institutes of Administration (IASIA) Conference which will take place in Rabat, Morocco on July 25-29, 2022. The IASIA Conference will focus on “Implementing and Promoting Effective Governance Principles to Leave No One, No Place Behind”.

Workshop on Enhancing National to Local Institutional Coordination and Monitoring Mechanisms for NSDP/SDG Implementation

20 July 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Governance and public administration
UNDESA/DPIDG

The objective of this workshop is to convene Key Provincial Officials and officials in ministries in Port Vila to develop recommendations for improving national and local coordination in delivering the NSDP and SDGs in collaboration with national government officials and international experts. The workshop will be held in a hybrid format on 20-22 July from 09:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m (Vanuatu Time)For more information, please click title/picture.    

HLPF Side Event: Transforming Institutions to Build Back Greener: the Case for Natural Capital Accounting

12 July 2022
Global
Governance and Public Institutions
UNDESA/DPIDG

The Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) and Committee of Experts on Environmental Economic Accounting organized this side event, held on 12 July 2022, on the occasion of the high-level political forum. The event examined how natural capital accounting (NCA) can help to measure and track climate change and biodiversity, thus providing all institutions with a “common denominator” in the effort to address climate change and biodiversity.