The Division for Social Policy and Development (DSPD) organized two Expert Group Meetings (EGMs) as part of the preparations for the 48th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD).
Both Meetings were convened in the context of ECOSOC resolution 2008/19 in which the Economic and Social Council decided that the priority theme for the 2009-2010 review and policy cycle of the Commission should be “Social integration”, taking into account its relationship with poverty eradication and full employment and decent work for all.
1- Expert Group Meeting on “Practical Strategies to Promote Social Integration: Lessons learned from existing policies and practices” from 17-19 November 2009 in Accra, Ghana.
Final Report of the Meeting (PDF, 40 pages)
2- Expert Group Meeting on “Policies to Advance Social Integration” from 2-4 November 2009 in New York, United Nations.
Final Report of the Meeting (PDF, 32 pages)