The thirteenth session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD XIII)
will be held from 21 to 26 April 2012 at the Qatar National Convention Centre.
The General Assembly, in its resolution 63/204 of 19 December 2008
, welcomed the generous offer of the Government of Qatar to host UNCTAD XIII.
The member States of UNCTAD also convey their appreciation to Qatar for hosting the event.
The flag raising ceremony will be held on 15 April 2012, with a number of pre-events being held between 15 and 21 April 2012.