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Executive Secretaries Statements by Year

23 October 

Statement by Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the OSCE Economic and Environmental Dimension Implementation Meeting

(Vienna, Austria)

10 October

Statement by Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the Fifth Workshop on Water and Adaptation to Climate Change in Transboundary Basins

(Geneva, Switzerland)

8 October

Statement by Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at Seventy-fifth session of the Committee on Housing and Land Management

(Geneva, Switzerland)

2 October

Statement by Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the swearing-in-ceremony with the UN Secretary-General

(Geneva, Switzerland)

3 September

Statement by Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the High-level international Conference on the “Role of Transport and Transit Corridors in Ensuring International Cooperation, Stability and Sustainable Development”

(Ashgabat, Turkmenistan)

2 July

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller,United Nations Under‐Secretary‐General, Acting Executive Secretary of UNECE at the Joint high‐level segment of the meetings of the parties to the Convention on Access to Information, Public Participation in decision‐making and Access to Justice in Environmental Matters and its Protocol on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers

(Maastricht, The Netherlands)

23 June

Opening remarks by Mr. Michael Møller,United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Acting Executive Secretary of the UNECE at the Sixth Session of the UNECE Team of Specialists on PPPs

(Geneva, Switzerland)

12 June

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller, United Nations Under‐Secretary‐General, Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the Administrative Committee of the TIR Convention

 

Address of Mr. Møller at the extra-ordinary session of the TIR convention, watch the video

(Geneva, Switzerland)

5 June

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the 6th session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Espoo Convention

(Geneva, Switzerland)

22 May

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the Tree Planting Ceremony

(Geneva, Switzerland)

15 April

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller, UN Under-Secretary-General, Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, delivered by Eva Molnar, Director, Transport Division at Fourth High-level Meeting on Transport, Health and Environment

(Paris, France)

14 April

Statement by Mr. Michael Møller, United Nations Under-Secretary-General, Acting Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at Group of Experts on Gas

(Geneva, Switzerland)

14 March

Statement by the Executive Secretary delivered by Andrey Vasilyev, Deputy Executive Secretary at the Economic Forum of the Commonwealth of Independent States

(Moscow, Russia)

6 March

Statement on behalf of the Executive Secretary delivered by Bo Libert at the Meeting of Senior Officials of Central Asian States

(Vienna, Austria)

25 February

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Seventy-sixth session of the Inland Transport Committee

(Geneva, Switzerland)

25 February

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the opening of the exhibition “E40 – Image of the Road”

(Geneva, Switzerland)

10 February

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the sixth session of the Committee on Trade

(Geneva, Switzerland)

4 February

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Workshop “The future of social housing: environmental and social challenges and the way ahead”

(Geneva, Switzerland)

24 January

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Meeting of the National Coordinators Central European Initiative

(Vienna, Austria)

5 January

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Real Estate Roundtable "Towards Sustainable Real Estate Markets- Real Estate Registration, Investment, Regulation and Capacity Building" 

(Dubai, United Arab Emirates)

16-17 December

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the UN‐Water workshop on a sustainable development goal relating to water

(Geneva, Switzerland)

9 December

Statement by Executive Secretary during the Opening of Metsa2013, the Joint session of the UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry and the FAO European Forestry Commission

(Rovaniemi, Finland)

5 December

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Ministerial Session of the Energy Charter Conference

(Nicosia, Cyprus)

28 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 103rd Session of the IOM Council

(Geneva, Switzerland)

25 November

Statement on behalf of the Executive Secretary, delivered Mr. Marco Keiner, Director of Environment Division, UNECE at the third session of the Meeting of the Parties to the Protocol on Water and Health

(Høyres Hus, Oslo)

22 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the inauguration of the Joint UNECE‐ESCAP SPECA Regional Office

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

22 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the SPECA Economic Forum on Agenda item 7: Report on the work of the Joint ESCAP/UNECE SPECA Office

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

22 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the SPECA Economic Forum on Agenda item 9: Cooperation between SPECA and partner organizations and institutions

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

22 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 8th session of the SPECA Governing Council

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

21 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary delivered by Mr. Andrey Vasilyev, Deputy Executive Secretary at the SPECA Economic Forum on Central Asian Priorities in the post‐2015 Development Agenda

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

21 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary delivered by Mr. Andrey Vasilyev, Deputy Executive Secretary at the SPECA Economic Forum on the Rio+20: an Opportunity for Strengthened Regional Cooperation in Central Asia

(Almaty, Kazakhstan)

21-22 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Committee on Sustainable Energy

(Geneva, Switzerland)

19 November

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Global Round Table on Pollutant Release and Transfer Registers (PRTRs) 

(Geneva, Switzerland)

7 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Regional Consultation on “Inclusive and Sustainable Development: Perspectives from Europe and Central Asia on the Post‐2015 Development Agenda”

(Istanbul, Turkey)

31 October

Statement by Executive Secretary at the Dialogue of the Executive Secretaries with the Second Committee on Inter‐regional Cooperation

(New York, USA)

24 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Development Cooperation Forum

(Montreux, Switzerland)

22 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the nineteenth session of the Committee on Environmental Policy

(Geneva, Switzerland)

17 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at High-level International Conference on Energy Security and Sustainability – the OSCE Perspective

(Ashgabat, Turkmenistan)

9 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Side event on “How global legal frameworks can make a difference in practice”

(Budapest, Hungary)

9 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Side event on “The Protocol on Water and Health: A practical tool for realizing global commitments”

(Budapest, Hungary)

8 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the opening plenary of the Budapest Water Summit

(Budapest, Hungary)

8 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Committee on Housing and Land Management and its Ministerial Meeting delivered by Mr. Andrey Vasilyev, Deputy Executive Secretary

(Geneva, Switzerland)

7 October

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the World Habitat Day Press Conference

(Geneva, Switzerland)

7 October

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the seventy‐fourth session of the Committee on Housing
and Land Management

(Geneva, Switzerland)

27 September

Statement by the Executive Secretary at side event hosted by the Government of Turkey

(New York, USA)

25 September

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the President of the General Assembly's Special Event towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals

(New York, USA)

25 September

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Ministerial Luncheon on Tackling Water Risks to Ensure a Sustainable Future

(New York, USA)

11 September

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the  OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum

(Prague, Czech Republic)

10 September

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the exhibition of post‐disaster housing

(Geneva, Switzerland)

1 September

Message of the Secretary-General to the Bled Strategic Forum, delivered by the Executive Secretary
(Bled, Slovenia)

11 June

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Workshop on Transboundary Water Cooperation “Latin American and pan‐European regions: Sharing experiences and learning from each other”
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)

10 June

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 61st plenary session of the Conference of European Statisticians

(Geneva, Switzerland)

31 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 4th Meeting of the Parties to the Framework Agreement on the Sava River Basin

(Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

28 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Vienna Energy Forum 2013

(Vienna, Austria)

24 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Panel on "Industrial revolution–the transition to a green economy"

(Astana, Kazakhstan)

23 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Opening Ceremony of the Astana Economic Forum

(Astana, Kazakhstan)

22 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary during MoU signing between UNECE, UNESCAP and the Eurasian Economic Commission

(Astana, Kazakhstan)

22 May

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Joint UNECE-International Trade Centre (ITC) Panel Session

(Astana, Kazakhstan)

6 May

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Second UN Global Road Safety Week 

(Geneva, Switzerland)

24 April

Closing Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Second Housing Forum for Europe and Central Asia.

(Geneva, Switzerland)

17 April

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the 7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities and Town, Mayors Session

(Geneva, Switzerland)

12 April

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the International Road Transport (IRU) General Assembly

(Geneva, Switzerland)

9 April

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the 65th Commission session

(Geneva, Switzerland)

21 March

Statement by the Excecutive Secretary during the Multi‐stakeholder Dialogue on Water in the Post‐2015

(The Hague, Netherlands)

21 March

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the International Day of Forests: Forests – the roots of Sustainability

(Geneva, Switzerland)

5 February

Opening Statement by the during the fifth session of the Team of Specialists on Public-Private Partnerships: “Substantive Segment: the activities of the UNECE International PPP Centre of Excellence”

(Geneva, Switzerland)

21 January

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS (RBEC) Meeting

(Zagreb, Croatia)

6 December 

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the the Special Session on Public‐Private Partnerships: “Exploring PPP options to renovate the Palais des Nations: A review of best practices and their applicability for the Palais des Nations”

(Geneva, Switzerland)

5 December

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the discussion of the Innovation Performance Review of Ukraine,
Substantive segment of the seventh session of the Committee on Economic Cooperation and Integration

(Geneva, Switzerland)

5 December

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the seventh session of the Committee on Economic Cooperation and Integration

(Geneva, Switzerland)

4 December

Opening Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Roundtable on Public‐Private Partnerships: Partnering with the Private Sector in International Organisations

(Geneva, Switzerland)

28 November

Closing remarks by the Executive Secretary at 2012 SPECA Economic Forum: “Strengthening Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Central Asia by Sharing the Asian Experience”

(Bangkok, Thailand)

28 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Seventh Session of the SPECA Governing Council

(Bangkok, Thailand)

27 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the 2012 SPECA Economic Forum:  “Strengthening Regional Economic Cooperation and Integration in Central Asia by Sharing the Asian Experience”

(Bangkok, Thailand)

26 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the meeting “Review of Work in the SPECA Framework in Support of Implementation of the Decisions of the Fifth Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan”

(Bangkok, Thailand)

26 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Seventh session of the SPECA Project Working Group on Trade

(Bangkok, Thailand)

22 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the MOU signing between UNECE and Department of Health of the Philippines

(Manila, Philippines)

14 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during Third UNECE Forum of Women Entrepreneurs

(Baku, Azerbaijan)

6 November

Statement by the Executive Secretary during the Dialogue of Executive Secretaries with the Second Committee on “Follow-up to Rio+20: Actions and Considerations at the Regional Level”

(New York, USA)

25 October

Opening Statement of the Executive Secretary at Official Launch of the UNECE Trade Facilitation Guide

(Geneva, Switzerland)

16 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 70th session of the Timber Committee

(Geneva, Switzerland)

15 October

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the Informal meeting of Permanent Representatives to the OSCE

(Vienna, Austria)

20 September

Closing Statement of the Executive Secretary at UNECE Ministerial Conference on Ageing

(Vienna, Austria)

20 September

Opening Statement of the Executive Secretary at UNECE Ministerial Conference on Ageing during the Ministerial Segment

(Vienna, Austria)

19 September

Opening Statement of the Executive Secretary at UNECE Ministerial Conference on Ageing

(Vienna, Austria)

11 September

Statement by the Executive Secretary at the 5th International Environmentally Friendly Vehicle Conference

(Baltimore, United States)

3-4 September

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the 20th Anniversary event of the Water Convention

(Helsinki, Finland)

21 June

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the Regional Commissions Side Event

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

19 June

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the event Sharing Environmental Information in Action, Effective access to reliable environmental information

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

19 June

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the UN-Water side event on International year for Water Cooperation

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

19 June

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the event World Resources Institute side event on Principle 10

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

18 June

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the event Forests: the heart of the green economy 

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

25 April

Remarks of the Executive Secretary at the Third Workshop on Adaptation to Climate Change in Transboundary Basins: Making Adaption Work
(Geneva, Switzerland)

17 April

Remarks of the Executive Secretary of UNECE at the Executive Committee’s 50th meeting
(Geneva, Switzerland)

1 December

Regional Preparatory Meeting for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20)
(Geneva, Switzerland)

30 November

Committee on Economic Cooperation and Integration, 6th Session
(Geneva, Switzerland)

24 November

International Conference “Knowledge-based Development and Innovative Entrepreneurship”
(Baku, Azerbaijan)

23 November

17th Azerbaijan International Exhibition and Conference Telecommunications and Information Technologies (BAKUTEL)
(Baku, Azerbaijan)

16 November

Committee on Sustainable Energy
(Geneva, Switzerland)

16 November

Opening session of the Committee on Sustainable Energy
(Geneva, Switzerland)

18 October

Executive Committee meeting
(Geneva, Switzerland)

21-23 September

7th Environment for Europe, Ministerial Conference
(Astana, Kazakhstan)

9 September

First Serbia - EU Forum
(Belgrade, Serbia)

11 July

International Conference on Promoting Eco-Innovation Policies and Opportunities
(Tel Aviv, Israel)

8 July

Regional Cooperation as a Catalyst for Development in the UNECE
(Geneva, Switzerland)

7 July

UN/CEFACT 17th Plenary
(Geneva, Switzerland)

4 July

Workshop on Equitable Access to Water and Sanitation
(Geneva, Switzerland)

20-23 June

Espoo Convention - Meeting of the Parties, 5th session
(Geneva, Switzerland)

15 June

Geneva-Hub of International Statistics
(Geneva, Switzerland)

14 June

Committee on Trade, 4th session
(Geneva, Switzerland)

24 May

OECD 50th anniversary Forum
(Paris, France)

24 May

UNECE Public-Private Roundtable on Green Economy
and UNESCO Future Forum

(Paris, France)

18 May

China Beijing International High-tech Expo
(Beijing, China)

17 May

Inauguration ceremony of the PPP department at the Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation
(Moscow, Russian Federation)

11-18 May

The China Financial Summit 2011 - Financial Innovation and Economic Restructuring
(Beijing, China)

3 May

Fourth Astana Economic Forum
(Astana, Kazakhstan)

8 April

Global Energy Security
(Moscow, Russia)

7 -8 April

Conference on Trade Facilitation and the Single Window (Russian version)
(Moscow, Russia)

21 March

Regional Forest Information Week
(Geneva, Switzerland)

14 December

10-year Review of the Beijing Platform for Action in the UNECE Region (Geneva, 14 December 2004)

13 December

Forum "Property Rights for the Poor: A Global Perspective" (Rome, 13 December 2004)

6 December

Signing Ceremony of the Memorandum of Understanding between UNECE and OSCE (Sofia, 6 December 2004)

1 December

Special Event of the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution - Twenty-second session of the Executive Body (Geneva, 1 December 2004)

25 November

2004 Summit of Prime Ministers of the Central European Initiative (Portorose, Slovenia, 25 November 2004)

22 November

UNECE Census Week (Geneva, 22-26 November 2004)

16 November

Bishkek Conference on Information Society and Regional Cooperation in Information and Communication Technologies for Development (Bishkek, 16-18 November 2004)

29 September

Inter-agency Expert Group Meeting on MDG Indicators (Geneva, 29 September - 1 October 2004)

8 June

Fifty-second plenary session of the Conference of European Statisticians (Paris, 8-10 June 2004)

31 May

Twelfth OSCE Economic Forum - Towards a Strengthened Partnership: the Future of UNECE–OSCE Cooperation (Prague, 31 May 2004)

11 May

Executive Forum on “Competing in a Changing Europe” (Geneva, 11 May 2004)

5 May

Ninth UNECE Gas Centre High-Level Conference on Gas Industry’s Regulatory Relations (Bratislava, 5 May 2004)

27 April

Sixtieth Annual Session of ESCAP (Shanghai, 27 April 2004) - UNECE’s Role in Promoting ICTs and the Knowledge-based Economy

20 April

UN Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD12) (New York, 20 April 2004) - UNECE regional segment

5 April

UNECE International Seminar: Aggressive Behaviour on the Road, Can it be Changed? (Geneva, 5 April 2004)

1 April

Expert Meeting on Good Governance for SMEs (Geneva, 1 April 2004)

31 March

Sixth Forum on Best Practice in Development of Entrepreneurship and SMEs in Countries in Transition: The Romanian and Slovak Experiences (Geneva, 31 March 2004)

8 March

Workshop on "The Economic Dimension of Security in Europe: Facing New Challenges in a Changing Europe" (Geneva, 8 March 2004)

17 February

The regional dimension of resource mobilization and the creation of an enabling environment for poverty eradication in the context of the implementation of the Programme of Action for the LDCs for the Decade 2001-2010 (New York, 17 February 2004)

11 February

Second Gunnar Myrdal Lecture (Geneva, 11 February 2004)

28 January

Regional Symposium on Mainstreaming Gender into Economic Policies (Geneva, 28-30 January 2004)

21 January

Fifth International Conference "A Woman - a creative personality in the 3rd Millennium" (Brno, Czech Republic, 21 January 2004)

15 January

First Regional Implementation Forum on Sustainable Development (Geneva, 15 January 2004)

12 January

European Population Forum 2004 (Geneva, 12-14 January 2004)

3 December

"Economic Policies for Full Employment in an Enlarged Europe" - 25th Anniversary Conference of the European Trade Union Institute (Brussels, 3 December 2003)

21 November

Summit of CEI Heads of Government (Warsaw, 21 November 2003)

21 November

Sixth CEI Summit Economic Forum - Round Table Sessions on "Women Entrepreneurs in a Wider Europe " (Warsaw, 21 November 2003)

20 November

Round Table of the CEI Ministers of Economic Sectors: Role of Foreign Direct Investment for CEI Countries' Economies in view of EU Enlargement (Warsaw, 20 November 2003)

17 November

UNECE Forum on Good Governance in Public-Private Partnerships (Geneva, 17-18 November 2003)

10 November

UNECE International Seminar on Regional Experiences in Good Governance for Regulatory Practices (with special reference to Balkan countries) (Geneva, 10-11 November 2003)

7 November

Workshop on "EU Enlargement: Regulatory Convergence in Non-acceding Countries" (Athens, 7-8 November 2003)

20 October

UNECE Committee on Environmental Policy, 10th session (Geneva, 20-22 October 2003)

20 October

UNCTAD/UNECE High-Level Regional Conference for Transition Economies " ICT & E-Commerce Strategies for Development" (Geneva, 20-21 October 2003)

7 October

UNECE Timber Committee, 61st session (Geneva, 7-10 October 2003)

2 October

UNECE Seminar on "Policies for achieving the Millennium Development Goals in the UNECE Region - Reducing extreme income disparities" (Geneva, 2-3 October 2003)

15 September

Committee on Human Settlements, 64th session (Geneva, 15-17 September 2003)

15 September

14th International SME Conference (Tel Aviv, 15-18 September 2003)

28 August

International Ministerial Conference of Landlocked and Transit Developing Countries and Donor Countries and International Financial and Development Institutions on Transit Transport Cooperation (Almaty, 28-29 August 2003)

28 August

International Ministerial Conference of Landlocked and Transit Developing Countries and Donor Countries and International Financial and Development Institutions on Transit Transport Cooperation - UNECE Side Event (Almaty, 28-28 August 2003)

18 July

Economic and Social Council, 2003 Substantive Session (Geneva, 18 July 2003) - Regional cooperation: development dimensions of trade negotiations - a UNECE perspective

23 June

United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA) Conference (Geneva, 23-24 June 2003)

18 June

Seventh St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, 18-20 June 2003)

10 June

Fifty-first Conference of European Statisticians (Geneva, 10-12 June 2003)

21 May

Fifth Ministerial Conference "Environment for Europe" (Kyiv, 21-23 May 2003), Environmental policy in transition: lessons learned from ten years of UNECE environmental performance reviews

21 May

Ministerial Conference "Environment for Europe" (Kyiv, Ukraine, 21-23 May 2003)

13 May

Joint Session of the Committee for Trade, Industry and Enterprise Development (CTIED) and the Centre for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Commerce (UN/CEFACT) (Geneva, 13 May 2003)

29 April

4th Ministerial Conference on the Protection of Forests in Europe (MCPFE) (Vienna, 29 April 2003)

24 April

ECMT Council of Ministers (Brussels, 24 April 2003)

10 April

First session of Transport, Health and Environment Pan-European Programme (THE PEP) Steering Committee (Geneva, 10 April 2003)

7 April

Workshop on Trade, Business and Investment in a Wider Europe (Geneva, 7 April 2003)

27 March

8th session of the SPECA Project Working Group on Transport and Border Crossing Facilitation (Baku, 27-29 March 2003)

19 March

Forum on Best Practice in the Development of Entrepreneurship and SMEs in Countries in Transition: The Croatian and Slovenian Experience (Geneva, 19 March 2003)

17 March

Second Forum of Women Entrepreneurs (Geneva, 17-18 March 2003)

24 February

Meeting on Achieving Trade Security within a Standardized, Efficient and Transparent International Framework (Geneva, 24 February 2003)

18 February

Inland Transport Committee, Sixty-fifth session (Geneva, 18-20 February 2003)

4 February

Working Party on Customs Questions Affecting Transport, One hundred-and-third session (Geneva, 4-7 February 2003)

27 January

Russian Economic and Financial Forum, Second session (Geneva, 27-28 January 2003)

21 January

Working Party on Gas, Thirteenth session (Geneva, 21-22 January 2003)

29 November

Fourth session of the Regional Advisory Committee of the United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA) (Bishkek, 29 November 2002)

20 November

Committee on Sustainable Energy, Twelfth session (Geneva, 20-21 November 2002)

15 November

Summit of CEI Heads of Government (Skopje, 15 November 2002)

9 November

The Pan-European Regional Ministerial Conference in preparation of the World Summit on the Information Society (Bucharest, Palace of Parliament, 7-9 November 2002)

25 October

Seventh Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (Tirana, Albania, 25 October 2002)

21 October

First Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention (Lucca, Italy, 21-23 October 2002)

19 September

First UNECE Land for Development Summit (Rome, 19-20 September 2002)

16 September

Committee on Human Settlements, 63rd session (Geneva, 16-18 September 2002)

11 September

Mrs. Brigita Schmögnerová, UNECE Executive Secretary, addresses the Ministerial Conference on Ageing (Berlin, 11-13 September 2002)

10 September

Stakeholders' response to population ageing - Statement made by Mrs. Brigita Schmögnerová, UNECE Executive Secretary, at the Pre-Conference event entitled "Ageing Societies - Challenges for Industry and Society" (Berlin, 10 September 2002)

29 August

World Summit on Sustainable Development (Johannesburg, 29 August 2002)

26 August

Participatory democracy and good governance: fundamental tools for a human rights approach to sustainable development - Opening remarks by Mrs Brigita Schmögnerová, UNECE Executive Secretary, to the World Summit on Sustainable Development, Johannesburg, South Africa (Side event at Sandton Convention Centre, 26 August 2002)

19 July

Interregional cooperation for sustainable development: Regional challenges ahead - Statement by Mrs. Brigita Schmögnerová, UNECE Executive Secretary, to the Economic and Social Council at its 2002 Substantive Session (New York, 19 July 2002)

10 June

Fiftieth Conference of European Statisticians (Paris, 10-12 June 2002)

8 April

13th International Conference on Small and Medium Enterprises (Gibraltar, 8 April 2002)

18 March

International Conference on Financing for Development (Monterrey, Mexico, 18 March 2002)

1 November

Mrs. Danuta Hübner leaves the UN 

3 October

UNECE Timber Committee, Geneva, 3 October 2001

28 September

2001 Baltic Sea Region E-Business Forum - Digital Economy Development in Transition Economies, Riga, Latvia, 28 September 2001

24 September

Regional Ministerial Meeting for the World Summit on Sustainable Development, Geneva, 24-25 September 2001

20 September

The new Europe:  the challenges of adjustment in the candidate countries, Bank Austria Forum on Europe "The new Europe - Setting out towards a common future", Vienna, 20 September 2001

20 July

Economic and Social Council, "Regional perspectives on globalization:  an opportunity for catching up or a risk of falling behind in the development process"

20 July

Economic and Social Council, Contribution to the panel on "Regional perspectives on globalization: an opportunity for catching up or a risk of falling behind in the development process"

9 July

First Session of the Sub-Committee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals

3 July

World Economic Forum Session on Public-Private Partnerships for Transport Infrastructure, Salzburg, Austria

26 June

XII Malente Symposium, Lübeck

13 June

Fifth session of the Committee for Trade, Industry and Enterprise Development

12 June

Forum "Trading into the future:  e-services for trade, investment and enterprise"

11 June

49th session of the Conference of European Statisticians

16 May

Ninth Meeting of the OSCE Economic Forum "Transparency and Good Governance in Economic Matters", Prague, Czech Republic

4 May

High-level Meeting on Transport, Environment and Health

29 April

Meeting of Ministers of Environment, Bucharest

27 April

Fourth Meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Member States, Moscow

5 April

Sixth High-level Conference on Reform and Restructuring of Gas Markets, Vienna, 5-6 April 2001

28 March

Seventh Plenary Session of UN/CEFACT

15 March

MIPIM Seminar on "Property and Conflict", Cannes

14 March

International Conference "Sensitive Areas – a Key Challenge for Environment and Transport in Europe", Eisenstadt, Austria, 14-15 March 2001

26 February

Second Meeting of the Parties to the Convention on Environmental Impact Assessment

23 January

11th session of the Working Party on Gas

22 January

Meeting of the Advisory Board, Gas Centre

15 January

Regional Workshop "Gender and Labour Market in Transition Countries" organized by UN/ECE, UNIFEM and the World Bank, Warsaw

 

7 December

Closing Plenary Session at the Conference on Financing for Development, Geneva

6 December

Opening Plenary Session at the Conference on Financing for Development, Geneva

4 December

UN/ECE Forum on Public-Private Partnerships for Infrastructure Development, Geneva

28 November

18th session of the Executive Body for the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution Geneva

27 November

Eighth Ministerial Council of the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe, Vienna, 27-29 November 2000

25 November

Meeting of the Heads of Government of the Member States of the Central European Initiative, Budapest

22 November

First meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN/ECE Convention on the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents, Brussels

31 October

Multi-stakeholder forum on sustainable energy in a competitive market: forging partnerships on the   occasion of the tenth session   of the Committee on Sustainable Energy (31 October - 2 November 2000)

31 October

Inaugural Session of the Working Party on Industry and Enterprise Development, Committee for Trade, Industry and Enterprise Development, Geneva

20 October

BSEC Ministerial Meeting, Bucharest

11 October

UNIDO Regional Forum on Industrial Cooperation and Partnership in Central and Eastern Europe and the New Independent States, Budapest

4 October

OECD Conference on Environmentally Sustainable Transport, Vienna

23 September

Inauguration of the International Water Assessment Centre under the Convention on the Protection and Use  of Transboundary Watercourses and International Lakes, Koudum, the Netherlands- Speech delivered by Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary,  United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

19 September

ECE Committee on Human Settlements Meeting of Ministers responsible for Human Settlements development in the ECE region - Speech delivered by Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary,  United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (Pictures)

14 September

Permanent Council of the Organization for Security and Cooperation for Europe, Vienna - Speech delivered by Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary,  United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

28 August

European Forum Alpbach - Speech delivered by Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary,  United Nations Economic Commission for Europe at the Plenary session: Limits to national sovereignty

25 July

New York - Introductory Statement by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary of UN/ECE and current Coordinator of the Regional Commissions to at the Economic and Social Council - Agenda Item 10: Regional cooperation in the economic, social and related fields

25 July

New York - Statement by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, to the Economic and Social Council at its Substantive Session of 2000

14 July

Ohrid - Statement by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Ministerial Meeting of the South East European Cooperation Process

7 July

New York - Statement by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe, on behalf of the Regional Commissions, at the Special Session of the General Assembly, "Gender Equality, Development and Peace for the Twenty-first Century"

6 July

New York - Statement  by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe during the High-Level Segment of Economic and Social Council

29 May

Geneva - Statement by Ms. Danuta Hübner, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe to the Eleventh Session of the Steering Committee of the Energy Efficiency 2000 Project