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20 diciembre 2017
Press Release: United Nations Calls for Nominations for the 2018 Public Service Awards
New York, 21 December - To recognize innovation and excellence in public service that supports the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the United Nations is calling for nominations for the 2018 UN Public Service Awards. Click here to read more.
19 diciembre 2017
Guide on Lessons for Open Government Data Action Planning for Sustainable Development
The benefits of Open Government Data (OGD) and enhanced access to public information are very relevant in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. DESA’s Division for Public Administration and Development Management (DPADM) developed a “Guide on Lessons for Open Government Data Action Planning for Sustainable Development”. The guide compiles findings from the capacity development activities conducted by DESA/DPADM. The project raised awareness of OGD requirements and helped Bangladesh, Nepal, Panama and Uruguay in developing action plans for implementing OGD initiatives. The Guide can be accessed here.
05 diciembre 2017
Symposium on Governance for Implementing the Sustainable Development Commitments in Africa
A Symposium on Governance for Implementing the Sustainable Development Commitments in Africa, organized by UNDESA, UNDP, UNITAR and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF), in cooperation with UNECA, will take place from 11 - 13 December 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Symposium brings together participants from all African countries and aims to provide a common space for debate and learning on how to implement the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063 in an integrated fashion. The effective implementation of both agendas is hinged on good governance, strong democratic institutions and professional public service. The Symposium will also reflect on how to take whole of government and whole of society approaches to implement in various country situations. More information can be found here.          
20 noviembre 2017
2018 Congress of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences
The call-for-papers for the 2018 IIAS Congress, to be held in Tunis on June 25-29, has been recently published on the Congress website. Submissions are now open, and can be made here. More information is also available on these two documents: Public Service Delivery; Call for Papers.                          



                            
09 noviembre 2017
Public Policies and Innovation for Sustainable Development in Latin America
The Latin American Center for Administration for Development (CLAD) and the Government of Spain, through the Ministry of Finance and Public Administration and the National Institute of Public Administration (INAP), will organize in cooperation with DESA/DPADM and other partners the XXII International Congress of CLAD on Reform of the State and Public Administration to be held in Madrid, Spain, from November 14 to 17, 2017.  DESA/DPADM will organize a Ministerial Roundtable  titled "Public Policies and Innovation for Sustainable Development in Latin America" within the context of the above mentioned Congress on the Reform of the State and Public Administration. More information here.         
05 noviembre 2017
AAPAM 38th Capacity Development Roundtable Conference
UNDESA/DPADM will organize two workshops during the African Association for Public Administration and Management (AAPAM) 38th Capacity Development Roundtable Conference The two workshops address the topics of “Developing competences for the future to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the SDGs” and “Developing transformative leadership in Africa’s public-sector institutions: integrating the SDGs in the curricula of the Management Development Institutes”. The Conference will be held in El Jadida, Kingdom of Morocco, from 6 to 10 November.  It is on the overall theme “A Transformed Leadership: Managing National Resources to achieve the Objectives of Africa Agenda 2063 and the Sustainable Development Goals”. More information can be found here.         
19 octubre 2017
EGM on Integrating Sustainable Development and Peace in Post-conflict Situations
DPADM organized an Expert Group Meeting on Integrating Sustainable Development and Peace in Post-conflict Situations on 25 October at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The meeting examined innovative governance approaches to enhance recovery and state-building for sustainable peace and development both at the national and local levels. It informed the preparations of the World Public Sector Report 2017 through exchange of experiences among UN Agencies and experts on the role of public institutions and public administration to integrate sustainable development and peace in post-conflict situations.

The meeting's agenda and other relevant information can be found here.
05 octubre 2017
Expert Group Meeting on Integrated Approaches to International Migrations

DPADM organized an Expert Group Meeting on Integrated Approaches to International Migrations, on 1st November in Conference Room 8 of the United Nations Conference Building. It sought to collect inputs of experts and representatives of the United Nations and other organizations and individual experts from around the world on how public administration can link international migrations with effective and inclusive implementation of the Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development. The meeting aimed to inform the preparation of the World Public Sector Report 2017

The concept note of the meeting and other relevant information can be found here.

05 septiembre 2017
2018 IIAS Congress - Call for Panels

The 2018 Congress of the International Institute of Administrative Sciences (IIAS) will take place at the National School of Administration in Tunis, Tunisia, on 25-29 June 2018. The event will focus on the theme of administrative resilience and will address the question of how governance systems can address contemporary societal challenges. All interested parties are invited to submit a panel proposal for the Congress by 15 September.

Click here for more information. 
29 agosto 2017
World Public Sector Report 2017 - Call for contributions.
UNDESA/DPADM invites experts, practitioners, scientists and researchers to contribute to the WPSR 2017 that will examine how governments, public institutions and public administration can foster integrated approaches to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals. Deadline for submission is 30 August 2017.  

Click here for more information.
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UNPAN Newsletter - Volume 16, Issue IV DEC 2017
UNPAN Newsletter - Volume 16, Issue IV DEC 2017
08 enero 2018
EGM Report post-conflict
EGM Report post-conflict
08 enero 2018
 
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