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PRIORITIES

1. DEVELOPMENT

(A) Addressing challenges to sustainable development:

HIV/AIDS
Globalisation and trade liberalisation - issues including commodities trading and corporate accountability
Reducing and mitigating the impact of natural disasters
Conflict and development


(B) Garnering international support for the SIDS + 10 conference and its outcomes and other related issues
(C) Advancing mechanisms for the integrated and co-ordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of major UN conferences and summits in the economic and social fields, including the development goals of the Millennium Declaration, the Monterrey Consensus and the World Summit on Sustainable Development

2. UNITED NATIONS REFORM AND STRENGTHENING

(A) Advancing initiatives for the further rationalisation of the General Assembly's Agenda
(B) Encouraging uniform and coherent discussion of development issues in the Plenary and Main Committees of the General Assembly
(C) Enhancing the role and functioning of the General Committee
(D) Assessing a decade of Security Council reform initiatives and prospects for further progress
(E) Encouraging further co-ordination and co-operation within the United Nations system and, in particular, coherence among the Bretton Woods Institutions and the World Trade Organisation
(F) Managing the process of inter-governmental consideration of the Secretary-General's initiatives on United Nations reform

3. PEACE AND SECURITY

(A) Facilitating consideration of the ongoing activities of the United Nations in Iraq
(B) Enhancing initiatives for conflict prevention, management and resolution, particularly in Africa
(C) Providing support, as appropriate, to the Middle East Peace Process