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General Assembly Interactive Thematic Debate
on
The rule of law and global challenges

“Promoting universal adherence to and implementation of the rule of law at the national and international levels”

11 April 2011, New York

Draft agenda

10:00 – 11:00           Opening session

Keynote addresses:

 

11:00 – 13:00           Panel 1 - Rule of law and conflict situations

Presentations by panelists, followed by an interactive discussion, will explore the key questions contained in the concept note.
Chair:

Panelists:

13:15 – 14:40           Lunch hosted by the President of the General Assembly

 

15:00 – 17:00           Panel 2 – Rule of law and development
Presentations by panelists, followed by an interactive discussion, will explore the key questions contained in the concept note.
Chair:

Panelists:

 

17:15- 18:00             Wrap–up session: UN and Global Governance: Our shared responsibility in strengthening the rule of law

Closing remarks by H.E. Mr Joseph Deiss, President of the General Assembly and Ms. Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations

Summary of common messages from the panel discussions: