Addressing Climate Change: The United Nations and the World at Work

9.30 Opening Session Monday, February 11th  (Trusteeship Council Chamber)

10.15 -13.00 Panel “Rising to the Challenge: Partnerships on Climate Change”

13.15-14.45 Lunch

(Delegates Dining Room, 4th floor, upon invitation)

15.00-17.30 Panel “Responding to a Multifaceted Challenge : The UN at Work”

  • Moderator: Ricardo Lagos, Secretary-General’s Climate Change Envoy
  • Sha Zukang, United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs
  • Achim Steiner, United Nations Environment Programme
  • Kemal Dervis, United Nations Development Programme
  • Josette Sheeran, World Food Programme
  • Monique Barbut, Global Environment Facility

17.30 Closing Remarks 

7.00 Dinner hosted by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon for Ministers

Special Guests

12-13 February (General Assembly Hall)

  •              Plenary meeting           

Concluding remarks by the President of the General Assembly