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Events

Throughout the year, the IPU and its Members organize many events for parliamentarians to exchange good practices, acquire the latest information and identify avenues for action. From biannual Assemblies that bring together hundreds of MPs and delegates, to our increasingly popular regional seminars and workshops on the Sustainable Development Goals, find the event that interests you below.

List of events

November 2022

Virtual event
This seminar focuses on creative ways parliaments can use to connect with remote communities. It will explore three different examples of practice from Serbia, South Africa and South Australia.
Nov 09 2022
Meeting

Baron Palms Sharm El Sheikh Hotel
Sharm-el-Sheikh
Egypt

The annual COP conference is the most important international gathering on climate change. It convenes leaders, policymakers, scientists and civil society from around the globe to identify joint solutions to advance climate action.
Nov 13 2022
Workshop
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The IPU and the World Trade Organization, with the collaboration of the National Congress of Argentina, are organizing a regional workshop on Addressing trade challenges: The contribution of Latin American and the Caribbean parliamentarians.
Nov 28 2022
Virtual event
IPU is organizing the fourth online briefing of its Empowerment Series for young parliamentarians to assess the roles and opportunities that young MPs have in promoting youth, peace and security, and to discuss solutions from a policy‑making perspective.
Nov 28 2022
Forum
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Beirut
Lebanon

The 2022 Forum is jointly organised by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
Nov 29 2022
Virtual event
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Addis Ababa
Ethiopia

Addressing cyberthreats: National, regional and international approaches
Nov 30 2022

December 2022

Virtual event
The Inter-Parliamentary Union, Parliamentarians for Nuclear Non-proliferation and Disarmament (PNND), the Youth Fusion and the World Future Council (WFC) are co-organizing a webinar on parliamentary action to ensure equal participation in disarmament initiatives.
Dec 01 2022
Seminar
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Djibouti

The Second Regional Seminar for African Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals will be hosted by the National Assembly of Djibouti and jointly organized with the Inter-Parliamentary Union.
Dec 05 2022
Virtual event
IPU, in collaboration with the UN Committee to Elaborate a Comprehensive International Convention on Countering the Use of ICT for Criminal Purposes, is organizing an event on the inclusion of parliamentary voices in the drafting of the convention on cybercrime.
Dec 06 2022
Virtual event
This webinar will provide parliamentarians and other stakeholders with the opportunity to discuss how to promote gender-responsive climate action in mountain areas.
Dec 08 2022
Virtual event
Parliamentary engagement in CEDAW implementation, reporting and follow-up
Dec 09 2022
Virtual event
In view of the Common Principles ten-year anniversary in 2024, the Roundtable will be on the theme of Agile parliaments for the future.
Dec 15 2022

January 2023

Virtual event
This seminar will focus on broadcasting parliamentary business. Drawing from the experience of the Irish Oireachtas TV, it will explore different possible models available for parliaments to broadcast and the consequences of these for public engagement.
Jan 10 2023
Hybrid

170th session of the Committee on the Human Rights of Parliamentarians

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Geneva
Switzerland

Jan 21 2023

February 2023

Hearing

2023 Parliamentary Hearing at the United Nations

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New York,
United States

The hearing will provide a parliamentary contribution to the UN Water Conference (Midterm comprehensive review of the implementation of the International Decade for Action, ‘Water for Sustainable Development’ 2018-2028)
Feb 13 2023
Side event

Parliamentary side-event on the occasion of the UNESCO Conference on Internet for Democracy: Regulating digital platforms for information as a public good

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Paris
France

Feb 21 2023

March 2023

Forum

Doha
Qatar

On 4 March, 2023, the Qatari Shura Council and the IPU will host a Parliamentary Forum at the LDC5.
Mar 04 2023
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