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    1 April 2004

    Tentative Schedule of Meetings of United Nations Bodies in April 2004

    NEW YORK, 31 March (UN Headquarters) -- The following is a tentative list of United Nations meetings scheduled to be held in April, including major meetings of intergovernmental organizations related to the United Nations:

    Meetings continued from previous month:

    March/April (2 days)

    Committee for the United Nations Population Award, New York

    15 March-2 April

    Human Rights Committee, eightieth session,  New York

    15 March-23 April

    Commission on Human Rights, sixtieth session, Geneva

    29-March-2 April

    Committee for Development Policy, sixth session, New York

    29 March-2 April

    Committee of Experts on Public Administration, New York

    29 March-2 April

    United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL), Working Group on Insolvency Law,  New York

    29 March-8 April

    Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization, New York

    29 March-8 April

    Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, Legal Subcommittee, forty-third session, Vienna

    29 March-16 April

    International Civil Service Commission (ICSC), fifty-eighth session, Paris

    29 March-23 April

    Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations and its Working Group, substantive session, New York

    Meetings beginning in April


    Committee of Permanent Representatives to   UN-Habitat, Nairobi

    (1 day) 

    Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations, organizational session, New York

    2-3 April

    United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination, first regular session, Vienna

    5-23 April

    Disarmament Commission, New York

    12-16 April

    Ad Hoc Committee on the Convention on the Safety of United Nations and Associated Personnel, New York

    13-30 April

    International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Committee, Montreal

    14-16 April

    Commission on Sustainable Development acting as the preparatory committee for the International Meeting to Review the Implementation of the Programme Action for Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States, New York

    14-29 April

    United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Executive Board, Paris

    19-21 April

    Latin America and the Caribbean Regional Preparatory Meeting for the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, San Jose, Costa Rica

    19-30 April

    Commission on Sustainable Development, twelfth session, New York

    20-29 April

    United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names, twenty-second session,  New York

    21-22 April

    International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Executive Board, Rome

    22-28 April

    Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), sixtieth session, Shanghai

    26 April

    Economic and Social Council, special high-level meeting with the Bretton Woods institutions and the World Trade Organization, New York

    26-30 April

    Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, New York

    26-30 April

    Committee against Torture, pre-sessional working group, Geneva

    26-30 April

    United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation, fifty-second session, Vienna

    26 April-7 May

    Preparatory Committee for the 2005 Review Conference of the States Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, third session, New York

    26 April-7 May  

    Committee on Information, twenty-sixth session, New York

    26 April-14 May

    Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, thirty-second session, Geneva

    27-29 April

    United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), Board of Trustees, forty-second session, Geneva

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