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Programme of Activities During the Special Session

 

THURSDAY, 7 June 2001
9:00 - 1:00 Third plenary meeting of the special session (continuation of the debate).
Statements and Webcast
9:00 - 1:00 Third meeting of the Thematic Committee. Conference Room 4.
  Summary Report
9:00 - 1:00 Third meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee of the Whole. Conference Room 2.
3:00 - 7:00 Fourth plenary meeting of the special session (continuation of the debate).
Statements and Webcast
3:00 - 7:00 Fourth meeting of theThematic Committee. Conference Room 4.
  Summary Report
3:00 - 7:00 Fourth meeting of the Ad Hoc Committee of the Whole. Conference Room 2.
PARALLEL EVENTS
9:00 - 10:00
Women's Caucus. Conference Room 8.
9:00 - 6:00 NGO Committee on Human Settlements/1FG. Conference Room D
9:30 - 12:30 Special event: Colloquium on the human solidarity implications of shelter and governance, Organized by TRFF/Human Solidarity Forum. Conference Room 3.
10:00 - 4:00 Youth Event. Organized by the Youth for Habitat International Network. Turkish House (Through 8 June).
10:00 - 6:00 Demonstration of prototype interactive web page. Organized by the Advisory Committees of Local Authorities: Conference Room B.
11:00 - 1:00 Special event: Panel on City-to-City Co-operation. Organized by the United Towns Organization (UTO) in partnership with WACLAC, the Advisory Committee of Local Authorities and UNCHS (Habitat). Conference Room 8.
12:45 - 2:45 Special event: Panel on monitoring the implementation of the Habitat Agenda. Organized by UNCHS (Habitat). Conference Room 3.
1:00 - 3:00 Special event: Panel on the Challenge of Metropolises in the New Millennium. Organized by Metropolis in partnership with WACLAC, the Advisory Committee of Local Authorities and UNCHS (Habitat). Conference Room 8.
1:00 - 3:00 Special event: Panel on "Adequate Shelter for All: What can the Private Sector do?" Organized by the International Real Estate Federation. Dag Hammarskjold Library Auditorium.
1:00 - 3:00 Special event: Panel on the Global Campaign for Good Urban Governance. Organized by the Habitat Professionals Forum and UNCHS (Habitat). Conference Room C
1:15 - 2:45 Special event: Launch of Phase IV of the Urban Management Programme. Organized by UNCHS (Habitat) and UNDP. Conference Room 2.
1:15 - 2:45 Special event: Panel on "Space of Our Own: Women Plan for a Global Tenure Campaign". Organized by the Huairou Commission/HIC/AWAS. Conference Room B.
1:15 - 2:45 Special event: Global Campaign on Secure Tenure: Launching of a media pack and debate and video-tape presentation on "Land Rites: Innovative Approaches to Secure Tenure". Organized by UNCHS (Habitat) and the Department for International Development (DFID/UK). Studio 4.
2:00 - 2:45 Special event: Panel "Practices At Work: Examples from the Ground" (incorporating the lessons of Our Best Practices Campaign and Grassroots Women International Academies). Organized by the Huairou Commission/GROOTS/National German Mothers Center Network, Conference Room B.
3:00 - 5:00 Special event: Panel on "Operational Experiences in Implementing the Habitat Agenda". Organized by the Institute of Housing Studies (IHS). Conference Room 3.
3:00 - 5:00 Special event: Panel on the World Charter for Local Self-Government. Organized by the Committee of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR) in partnership with WACLAC, the Advisory Committee of Local Authorities and UNCHS (Habitat). Conference Room 8.
4:00 - 6:00 Special event: A Rare Opportunity for Urban Scholars. Organized by UNCHS (Habitat) Conference Room C.
5:00 - 7:00 Special event: Panel on Global Urban Quality - An Analysis of Urban Indicators Using Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Organized by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Conference Room 3.
5:00 - 7:00 Special event: Panel on Making Cities Safer.Organized by UNCHS (Habitat) Conference Room 8.
7:00 - 8:00 Reception, hosted by the Mission of the United Kingdom to the United Nations and the Department for International Development (DFID) Private Delegates Dining Room 6 (by invitation only)

 

 
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