General Assembly of the United Nations
Economic and Financial - Second Committee

Second Committee

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♦  Item 17:   Information and communications technologies for development

♦  Item18:   Macroeconomic policy questions:

    (a)   International trade and development

    (b)   International financial system and development

    (c)   External debt sustainability and development

♦  Item 19:   Follow-up to and implementation of the outcome of the 2002 International Conference on Financing for Development and the 2008 Review Conference

♦  Item 20:   Sustainable development:

    (a)   Implementation of Agenda 21, the Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21 and
     the outcomes of the World Summit on Sustainable Development and of the United Nations
     Conference on Sustainable Development

    (b)   Follow-up to and implementation of the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the
     Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States

    (c)   International Strategy for Disaster Reduction

    (d)   Protection of global climate for present and future generation

    (e)   Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries
     Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa

    (f)   Convention on Biological Diversity

    (g)   Report of the Governing Council of the United Nations Environment Programme on its
     twelfth special session

    (h)   Harmony with Nature

    (i)   Promotion of new and renewable sources of energy

♦  Item 21:   Implementation of the outcome of the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II) and strengthening of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)

♦  Item 22:   Globalization and interdependence:

    (a)  Globalization and interdependence

    (b)  International migration and development

♦  Item 23:   Groups of countries in special situations:

    (a)   Follow-up to the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries

    (b)   Specific actions related to the particular needs and problems of landlocked developing
     countries: outcome of the International Ministerial Conference of Landlocked and Transit Developing
     Countries and Donor Countries and International Financial and Development Institutions on Transit
     Transport Cooperation

♦  Item 24:   Eradication of poverty and other development issues:

    (a)   Implementation of the Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2008-2017)

    (b)   Industrial development cooperation

♦  Item 25:   Operational activities for development:

    (a)   Quadrennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development of the
     United Nations system

    (b)   South-South cooperation

♦  Item 26:   Agriculture development and food security

♦  Item 61:   Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resource

♦  Item 116:   Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly

    No advance documentation requested
    Item is allocated to all the Main Committees for the sole purpose of considering and taking action on
    their respective tentative programmes of work for the sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly

♦  Item 131:   Programme planning

    No advance documentation requested
    Item is allocated to all the Main Committees and the plenary of the General Assembly to enhance
    discussion of evaluation, planning, budgeting and monitoring reports


[14 December 2012]


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