The High-level meeting will include an opening plenary session, interactive morning and afternoon panel sessions on the theme of the meeting, “Addressing desertification, land degradation and drought in the context of sustainable development and poverty eradication.”, followed by a closing plenary session.
Tuesday, 20 September 2010
Summary of the mee
Opening Plenary Meeting
Provisional List of Speakers:
- President of the 66th session of the General Assembly
- Executive Secretary, UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)
- President of the Ninth session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNCCD (Argentina)
- President of the Tenth session of the Conference of the Parties to the UNCCD (Republic of Korea)
- Group of 77 and China
- European Union
- Group of African States and other Member States
Morning and afternoon Interactive Panel
(Co-chairs will be determined in consultation with Member States)
Closing Plenary Meeting
Modalities for the participation of inter-governmental and non-governmental organizations, and of the other representatives of civil society and the private sector: see resolution.