September 2012

27 September 2012
A CROP Poverty Brief was published, entitled 'The Social Protection Floor'   and written by Bob Deacon.

25 September 2012
The 67th session of the UN General Assembly >> opened.

25 September 2012
The High-Level Panel for advice on the post-2015 >> agenda convenes for its first meeting.

24 September 2012
The UN ECOSOC arranged a special meeting 'Building the Future we Want' >> with a focus on sustainable development.

17-28 September 2012
The Committee on the Rights of Persons with disabilities >> convenes for its 8th session.

14-15 September 2012
The first Forum 'Global Partnership on Children with Disabilities' >> was hosted by UNICEF in New York.

13-14 September 2012

The second workshop >> of 'International Dialogue on Migration 2012' takes place in Geneva. The topic is 'Protecting Migrants During Times of Crises: Immediate Responses and Sustainable Strategies'.

13 September 2012
The World Bank published its first 'Global Financial Development Report' >> entitled 'Rethinking the Role of the State in Finance'.

12-14 September 2012
The Fifth Session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities >> convenes at the UN Headquarters in New York.

12 September 2012
At the ODI Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium a number of studies >> can be found about Livelihoods, basic services and social protecion.

11-12 September 2012
The ISSA organised an international seminar 'Using social security to empower people and enhance their responsibility' >>

11 September 2012
Migration Policy Practice >> (Vol. II No 4) was published by the International Organisation for Migration.

5 September 2012
Oxfam published 'Extreme Weather, Extreme Prices: the costs of feeding a warming world' >>

5 September 2012
UNRISD organised a special panel discussion on 'The Role of Social Security in Realizing Human Rights' >>.

4 September 2012
DESA News >> was published, looking at the post-MDG process, persons with disabilities, empowering people in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full employment.

1 September 2012
Martin Ravallion has authored a new World Bank Policy Research working paper 'Benchmarking global poverty reduction' >>