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76 UIA at the Global Forum on Migration and Development On the 28th May 2008, Carine Faveere and UIA Secretary General Jacques de Mévius participated at the first report of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD), organized by the The Royal Institute for... Thu, 2008-08-28
77 UIA at the United Nations DPI/NGO Conference Carine Faveere and UIA Vice President Tim Casswell were present at the 61st Annual United Nations DPI/NGO Conference, hosted at UNESCO in Paris from the 3rd-5th of September 2008.The theme of this year’s 3-day... Thu, 2008-11-13
78 UIA awarded Formal Associate Relations with UNESCO UIA is pleased to announce that on the 4th April 2008 we were accepted as having Formal Associate Relations with UNESCO. UNESCO collaborates with organizations representative of civil society, which are non-governmental... Fri, 2008-04-11
79 UIA data training a success! Eight people representing Associate Member offices from Europe, Asia and North America attended an all-day training session in the use of UIA information databases, held at the UIA secretariat in Brussels...
80 UIA founder Paul Otlet in the New York Times The New York Times recently published an article "The Web Time Forgot" on Paul Otlet. He is a little-known Belgian, and although relatively famous in his lifetime (1868-1944) he has since vanished into... Thu, 2008-08-28
81 UIA News re-launched The UIA has recently re-started to publish news related to all aspects of its work for the benefit of the global civil society. You can read them at http://www.uia.be/news or, if you prefer to get announcements as they... Mon, 2008-02-18
82 UIA partners with CIVICUS Civil Society Index The Civil Society Index (CSI), developed by CIVICUS, is a participatory needs assessment and action planning research project created to assess the state of civil society at the national level around the world. The aim...
83 UIA partners with International Congress and Convention Association As of January 2010 the UIA is expanding its services by partnering with the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA).   Subscribers to ICCA´s online database of international association events can... Wed, 2010-02-03
84 UIA presentatie op CESRBC conferentie - donderdag 3 februari   De Economische en Sociale Raad voor het Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest nodigt u uit voor zijn volgende conferentie op donderdag 3 februari 2011 van 12 tot 14 uur.   “Brussel, 1ste Europese stad, 2de... Fri, 2011-01-28
85 UIA presentation at CESRBC conference - Thursday, 3 February   The Economic and Social Council for the Brussels Capital Region invites you to its next conference on Thursday 3 February 2011 from 12 noon to 2pm.   “Brussels, 1st in Europe and 2nd in the world for... Fri, 2011-01-28
86 UIA presents UNESCO interface at Committee on NGOs of the Executive Board   On the invitation of the UNESCO NGO Section, a UIA delegation attended the Committee on NGOs of the UNESCO Executive Board on 6 May 2011 in Paris.   UIA opened the meeting with a...
87 UIA regains momentum with reduced-format meeting in Brussels A meetpie.com article provides a few interesting remarks about the latest UIA Associate Members Meeting & Associations RoundTable. A one-day 'speedy' gathering of the century-old Union of International... Wed, 2011-10-19
88 UIA Vice-President now Artist-in-Residence at the Southbank Tim Casswell, UIA Vice-President, has been appointed artist-in-residence at the Southbank Centre. Situated on the south bank of the River Thames next to the London Eye, the Southbank Centre is at the heart of the arts... Wed, 2008-08-27
89 UIA website in Drupal 6 The UIA website has been successfully upgraded from Drupal 5 to the latest major version (6) of the popular content management system (CMS) Drupal.Whilst there still may be some little problems, the majority of the site... Thu, 2009-05-28
90 UIA welcomes Cape Town International Convention Centre as its newest Associate Member Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) (South Africa) Set in the heart of the Cape Town city centre, the CTICC is a place where people from all walks of life are brought together. While CTICC is still... Thu, 2012-10-25
91 UIA welcomes Hong Kong Tourism Board as its newest Associate Member Hong Kong Tourism Board (Hong Kong) Hong Kong's strategic location at the heart of the world's fastest growing economies along with its sophisticated infrastructure, easy accessibility, business-friendly... Wed, 2012-12-05
92 UIA welcomes Kobe Convention and Visitors Association as its newest Associate Member Kobe Convention and Visitors Association (Japan) The Kobe Convention Center, which is comprised of the International Conference Center, International Exhibition Halls, and the Portopia Hotel, is the backbone of Kobe... Thu, 2013-04-18
93 UIA welcomes new Associate Member The UIA is pleased to welcome its newest Associate Member: GyeongNam Convention & Visitors Bureau (GNCVB)   Fri, 2012-12-21
94 UIA welcomes Nord France Convention Bureau as its newest Associate Member Nord France Convention Bureau (France) Role of Nord France Convention Bureau Nord France Convention Bureau is the Regional Congress Bureau for the Lille area. Nord France Convention Bureau , brings together individual... Thu, 2013-01-24
95 UIA's Associations Round Table 2013 Save the Date(s)! We are pleased to announce exciting news for UIA's Associations Round Table in 2013. The UIA has organized a European Round Table in Brussels since 2009. This year we will also be organizing a... Wed, 2013-02-06
96 UIA's meetings statistics report released The UIA has released its annual report on International Meetings Statistics. The Report features expanded content and coverage. The Press Release for the report is available here. The Report itself will be... Thu, 2009-06-25
97 UIA's website selected by Britannica as a Web's Best Site The UIA's website has been selected by the editors at Encyclopaedia Britannica as a Britannica iGuide site. The Britannica iGuide is Britannica's directory of the Web's best sites as determined by their editors. Each... Wed, 2009-02-25
98 Wall St. Journal publishes an article about UIA's Encyclopedia The Wall Street Journal has published an article about the historical process and challenges involved with creating UIA's Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential.Read the article here:  http://... Wed, 2012-12-12
99 Wangari Maathai - in memoriam A tribute from Cyril Ritchie, after 36 years of friendship with Wangari September 26, 2011 The world is today a poorer place, following the immensely regretted death of Wangari Maathai, an outstanding woman, an... Mon, 2011-09-26
100 Welcome to our new Associate Members The UIA team would like to extend a warm welcome to the 5 new Associate Members who joined us in 2008. We hope to have a positive and dynamic future relationship with South African Tourism, Hamburg Convention and Event... Wed, 2008-04-30
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