UN Day 2013

23 Oct 2013

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TBILISI. 23 October 2013 – The United Nations in Georgia commemorates the United Nations Day on October 24 through a series of events to draw public attention to some key areas of UN’s work.

To mark the Day, the UN Office will organize a series of meetings and discussions on the rights of persons with disabilities and the needs of national minority; information sessions and conferences for youth; model UN sessions for students to stir discussion on MDGs, peace and development; and a summary discussion with the Government, academia, civil society and students about the results of the global UN survey MY World in Georgia. Some of the events include:

24 October, 12:00, Iv. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Building 1
The United Nations global survey MY World in Georgia
H.E. Mr. David Usupashvili, Chairperson of the Parliament of Georgia, Mr. Niels Scott, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Georgia, and Mr.  Vladimer Papava, Rector of Tbilisi State University, will take part in the event.

24 October, 15:30, National Youth Palace (Rustaveli ave. 6)
The Youth Conference “International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and Millennium Development Goals (MDGs): Results and Priorities in Georgia”

25 October, 14:45, Courtyard Marriott Hotel, Tbilisi
Policy Discussion on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in Georgia: Current Challenges and Future Prospects

25 October, 12:00, Holiday Inn, Tbilisi
Presentation of the findings of the survey on National Minority Women living in Qvemo Kartli

Contact Information

Keti Ghioshvili, UN Georgia: 995 32 2251126, 599 532268 (mobile), ketevan.ghioshvili@unic.org

 

 

Contact UNDP in Georgia
Media Inquiries Sophie Tchitchinadze Communications Analyst
sophie.tchitchinadze@undp.org +995 32 2251126 ext.158