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Registration: 2022 EROPA Conference

27 June 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Governance and Public Institutions
EROPA

Secure your registration now and gain valuable insights, significant ideas, and keynotes from this year's esteemed panels of speakers and paper presenters that will deliberate on the theme, "Governance and Public Administration in COVID-19 Pandemic: Learning, Innovations, and Reforms in Managing Global Changes". The EROPA conference will be hold on 14 &15 September 2022 9am - 5pm NPT via zoom. Please click here to register.   

UNPAN Member's Announcement : IIAS EUROMENA Conference 2022

27 June 2022
Europe and Central Asia
Governance and public administration
IIAS

The IIAS-EUROMENA 2022 Joint Conference will take place in Rome, on June 27-July 1. It is co-organized by IIAS, the University of Rome Tor Vergata, Luiss, SNA, MENAPAR, ISCTE, and EGPA. It will focus on the theme: Next Generation Governance and Young Global Public Administration: Mobilizing People, Skills, Energies for a Sustainable New Normal. For more information, click on the picture/title.

2022 UN Public Service Awards recognize 10 innovations to help world recover better from COVID-19

22 June 2022
Global
Innovation in Service Delivery 
UNDESA/DPIDG

Ten initiatives have been recognized for their innovative public service delivery with the prestigious UN Public Service Awards at a virtual celebration organized by the UN DESA today. The UN Public Service Awards recognize excellence in public service delivery that promotes effectiveness, transparency, and inclusiveness to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Please click Title/picture for more information.

Report of the Peer-to-Peer Learning International Workshop on "Public Service Training Assessment for Strengthening Capacities of Public Servants to Support the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals"

10 June 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Leadership and Changing Mindsets
UNDESA/DPIDG

The Report on the Peer-to-Peer Learning International Workshop on "Public Service Training Assessment for Strengthening Capacities of Public Servants to Support the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals" held on 16-17 March 2022, is now available!!

UNPAN Members' Announcement : Call for Papers for the AAPA 2022 Annual Conference

09 June 2022
Asia and the Pacific
Governance and public administration
UNDESA/DPIDG

The 2022 AAPA Annual Conference on the theme "New Governance Challenges towards Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the World" will take place on 3-4 December in Shanghai, China. AAPA is now accepting paper proposals till 15 August 2022. Registration will start in October 2022.  For more information, click on the picture/title.

UNPAN Member's Announcement : Roles of Social Sciences in Sustainability Transformation in the Global South

09 June 2022
Global
Accountability and Participation
EROPA

In collaboration with its organizing partners, the Faculty of Social Sciences, Kasetsart University held its first international online conference on “Roles of Social Sciences in Sustainability Transformation in the Global South” on 9 June 2022. This conference explored how social sciences may contribute to the conception, design, and implementation of the many sustainable transformations that must be accomplished for people across the Global South to continue to experience sustainable gains. For more information, click on the picture/title.

Capacity Development Brochure

03 June 2022
Global
Governance and Public Institutions
UNDESA/DPIDG

UN DESA/DPIDG advances effective, accountable and inclusive governance and public institutions for sustainable development, including through innovation, digital government and digital transformation. The Division provides capacity building and policy advice to countries on request, to strengthen governments’ capacities to translate the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and other internationally agreed goals into institutional arrangements, strategies and programmes for effective service delivery and participatory, accountable and inclusive decision-making processes. For more information, click on the picture/title.

News on the DESA Blog : "A Hippocratic oath for the coming generations" by

05 May 2022
Global
Leadership and Changing Mindsets
UNDESA/DPIDG

Impact of #ClimateChange on health relates to its direct ramifications as well as psychological effects. We need hope for future, backed up w/ action. We need policy with thousand-year perspective &  Hippocratic oath for those to be born. Read blog post by Dag O. Hessen, click on the picture/title.