EGM on the Implementation of the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018-2027)

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Recognizing the urgency to end poverty and hunger everywhere by 2030,  the Division for Inclusive Social Development of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs is organizing an inter-agency expert group meeting on “The Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018-2027)”, to be held virtually, from 24 to 27 May 2021, as part of the preparations for the seventy-sixth session of the United Nations General Assembly.

The purpose of the meeting is to bring together experts from the United Nations system, government, academia, think thanks, as well as civil society organizations to discuss key questions related to the implementation of the United Nations system-wide plan of action for the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty, including the role that United Nations system can play to accelerate global actions for a world without poverty.

The meeting is expected to provide substantive input for the preparation of the report of the Secretary-General on the “Implementation of the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018–2027)” to be submitted to the seventy-sixth session of the General Assembly. This includes assessing the gaps, challenges and progress made in the implementation of the Third Decade, including COVID-19-related aspects, effects and response. The meeting will also review and assess progress made implementing the interagency system-wide plan of action for poverty eradication.


Final Report

Download the final report of the EGM


Documents

Draft Report of the Inter-Agency Expert Group Meeting


Video Message from Daniela Bas, Director, Division for Inclusive Social Development, UNDESA


Implementation of the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018-2027)

Papers 


Implementation of the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018-2027)

Presentations


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