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High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly "Achieving poverty eradication through full employment and decent work for all in the post-2015 development agenda"
23 May 2014
A High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly "Achieving poverty eradication through full employment and decent work for all in the post-2015 development agenda" will be convened on the 23rd of May 2014.
The event is mandated by operative paragraph 25 of the General Assembly Resolution 68/226 entitled "Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2008–2017)". This High-level Meeting will aim at contributing to preparations for the elaboration of the post-2015 development agenda with a particular focus on poverty eradication and employment and decent work for all.
The format of the High-Level Meeting will consist of a morning plenary meeting followed in the afternoon by one high-level interactive, multi-stakeholder, panel discussion and a closing segment.
- Chronic Poverty Report
- Achieving Poverty Eradication through Full Employment and Decent Work for All in the Post 2015 Development Agenda
- Remarks by Ms. Fay Lyle Solidarity Center, AFL-CIO, on behalf of the ITUC
- Remarks by Dr. Louise Kantrow Permanent Representative of the International Chamber of Commerce to the United Nations