#MondayMenu: 27 November – 3 December 2017

UN Namibia: What’s happening at UN
Namibia this week? Check out the
#MondayMenu for 27 November – 3
December 2017.

UNDP Namibia is hosting the National
Human Development Report workshop
this week from 27-28 November.

The Ministry of Gender Equality and Child
Welfare is launching 16 Days of Activism
in Omusati Region on 28 November under
the theme, “From Peace in the Home to
Peace in the World: Make Education Safe
for All!”

IOM will be hosting a National Dialogue on
the Migration, Environment and Climate Change Assessment on 29 November 2017 at the
UN House.

29 November is the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People.
World AIDS Day commemorations will be taking place in Katima Mulilo from 30 November
– 1 December. HIV partners are involved in the commemoration.

Did you know? An estimated 40.3 million people are in modern slavery, including 24.9 in
forced labour and 15.4 million in forced marriage. The International Day for the Abolition of
Slavery, commemorated annually on 2 December, focuses on eradicating contemporary
forms of slavery, such as trafficking in persons, sexual exploitation, the worst forms of
child labour, forced marriage, and the forced recruitment of children for use in armed
conflict.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities aims to promote the rights and well-being of
persons with disabilities in all spheres of society and development, and to increase
awareness of the situation of persons with disabilities in every aspect of political, social,
economic and cultural life.