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High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development

23-25 October 2007, UN Headquarters, New York

Official summary of 33rd plenary meeting of the General Assembly (includes list of speakers for Wednesday, 24 October 2007)

High-level dialogue for the implementation of the outcome of the International Conference on Financing for Development

  1. Reports of the Secretary-General (A/62/190 and A/62/217)
  2. Note by the Secretary-General (A/62/271)
  3. Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council (A/62/76- E/2007/155 and A/62/76/Corr.1-E/2007/155/Corr.1)

The General Assembly continued its High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development.

Statements were made by H.E. Mr. James Mulungushi, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Finance and National Planning of Zambia; H.E. Mr. Gyan Chandra Acharya, Foreign Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Nepal; H.E. Mr. Axel Poniatowski, Chairman of the National Assembly Foreign Affairs Committee of France; H.E. The Honourable Loh Seng Kok, Member of the Parliament of Malaysia; H.E. Mr. Santosh Bagrodia, Member of Parliament of India; H.E. Mr. Jean-Marie Ehouzou, Chairman of the Delegation of Benin (on behalf of the Group of African States); H.E. Mr. John McNee, Chairman of the Delegation of Canada (also on behalf of Australia and New Zealand); H.E. Mr. Eduardo Gálvez, Chairman of the Delegation of Chile (on behalf of the Rio Group); H.E. Mr. Alejandro Wolff, Chairman of the Delegation of the United States; H.E. Mr. Memduh Aslan Akçay, Director General for Foreign Economic Relations, Under-secretariat of the Treasury of Turkey; H.E. Ms. Irene Freudenschuss- Reichl, Director-General, Department for Development Cooperation, Austria; H.E. Mr. Carlos Jativa, Director-General of the Institution for International Cooperation of Ecuador; H.E. Mr. Yukio Takasu, Chairman of the Delegation of Japan; H.E. Mr. Abdullah Ahmed Mohamed Al-Murad, Chairman of the Delegation of Kuwait; H.E. Mr. Roble Olhaye, Chairman of the Delegation of Djibouti; H.E. Mr. Peter Moors, Director-General for Development Cooperation of Belgium; H.E. Mr. Liu Zhenmin, Chairman of the Delegation of China; H.E. Mr. Jean-Marc Hoscheit, Chairman of the Delegation of Luxembourg; H.E. Mr. Abdulrahman Al Mufadhi, Chairman of the Delegation of Saudi Arabia; H.E. Mr. Gilles Noghès, Chairman of the Delegation of Monaco; H.E. Ms. Marisol Argueta de Barillas, Special Envoy and Chairperson of the Delegation of El Salvador; H.E. Mr. Jorge Voto-Bernales, Chairman of the Delegation of Peru; and H.E. Mr. Rodrigo Malmierca Díaz, Chairman of the Delegation of Cuba.

Programme of work

The President announced that the consideration of agenda item 50 (The role of the United Nations in promoting a new global human order), originally scheduled for Tuesday, 30 October 2007, in the afternoon as the fifth item, had been postponed to Thursday morning, 15 November, as the fourth item; and that the Assembly would consider agenda item 167 (Peace, security and reunification on Korean peninsula) on Wednesday afternoon, 31 October 2007.

Official summary of 34th plenary meeting of the General Assembly (includes list of speakers for Wednesday, 24 October 2007)

High-level dialogue for the implementation of the outcome of the International Conference on Financing for Development

  1. Reports of the Secretary-General (A/62/190 and A/62/217)
  2. Note by the Secretary-General (A/62/271)
  3. Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council (A/62/76- E/2007/155 and A/62/76/Corr.1-E/2007/155/Corr.1)

The General Assembly continued its High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development.

Statements were made by H.E. Mr. Nassir Abdulaziz Al-Nasser, Chairman of the Delegation of Qatar; H.E. Mr. Virgilio Marques Faria, Chairman of the Delegation of Angola; H.E. Mr. Steve Dick Tennyson Matenje, Chairman of the Delegation of Malawi; Mr. Jalel Snoussi, Chairman of the Delegation of Tunisia; H.E. Mr. Juan Antonio Yáñez-Barnuevo, Chairman of the Delegation of Spain; H.E. Mr. Aldo Mantovani, Chairman of the Delegation of Italy; H.E. Ms. Claudia Blum, Chairperson of the Delegation of Colombia; H.E. Mr. Ahmad Abdulrahman Al-Jarman, Chairman of the Delegation of the United Arab Emirates; H.E. Mr. Ivan Romero Martínez, Chairman of the Delegation of Honduras; H.E. Mr. Henri S. Raubenheimer, Chairman of the Delegation of South Africa; H.E. Ms. Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Chairperson of the Delegation of Brazil; H.E. Ms. María Rubiales, Chairperson of the Delegation of Nicaragua; H.E. Mr. Andrei Dapkiunas, Chairman of the Delegation of Belarus; H.E. Mr. Abdullah Alsaidi, Chairman of the Delegation of Yemen; H.E. Mr. El Mostafa Sahel, Chairman of the Delegation of Morocco; H.E. Mr. Daniele Bodini, Chairman of the Delegation of San Marino; Mr. Khalid Shawabkah, Chairman of the Delegation of Jordan; Mr. Nor-Eddine Benfreha, Chairman of the Delegation of Algeria; H.E. Mr. Francis Butagira, Chairman of the Delegation of Uganda; Mr. Hindi Abdulatif, Chairman of the Delegation of the Libyan Arab Jamahiriya; H.E. Mr. Jorge Urbina, Chairman of the Delegation of Costa Rica; H.E. Mr. Daniel Carmon, Chairman of the Delegation of Israel; H.E. Mr. Claude Heller, Chairman of the Delegation of Mexico; H.E. Mr. Abderrahim Ould Hadrami, Chairman of the Delegation of Mauritania; H.E. Ms. Aura Mahuampi Rodrígues de Ortiz, Chairperson of the Delegation of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela; and H.E. Mr. Colin Beck, Chairman of the Delegation of Solomon Islands.

 
 
 

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