Population

Briefing for Member States on logistics in preparation for the forty-ninth session of the Commission on Population and Development

Overview

The special theme for the forty-ninth session of the Commission on Population and Development, which will take place during 11-15 April 2016, will be “Strengthening the demographic evidence base for the post-2015 development agenda”. In preparation for the Commission, this briefing will inform member states of the weeks logistics.

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Briefing for Member States on substantive reports in preparation for the forty-ninth session of the Commission on Population and Development

Overview

The special theme for the forty-ninth session of the Commission on Population and Development, which will take place during 11-15 April 2016, will be “Strengthening the demographic evidence base for the post-2015 development agenda”. In preparation for the Commission, this meeting will brief member states on the substantive reports.

Provisional Agenda

Opening remarks

  • Dr. Mwaba Patricia Kasese-Bota, Zambia

 

Presentations

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Commission on Population and Development, fifty-fourth session (2021)

Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development

Bureau members

  • H.E. Ambassador Yemdaogo Eric Tiare (Burkina Faso) (Chair)
  • Ms. Damla Fidan (Turkey) (Vice-Chair)
  • Mr. Nizar Kaddouh (Lebanon) (Vice-Chair)
  • Ms. Cristina Popescu (Romania) (Vice-Chair)
  • Ms. Mayra Lisseth Sorto (El Salvador) (Vice-Chair)
 
Programme

 

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Briefing on thematic reports of the Secretary-General held in preparation for the forty-eighth session of the Commission on Population and Development

Overview

The special theme for the forty-eighth session of the Commission on Population and Development, which will take place during 13-17 April 2015, will be “Realizing the future we want: Integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda”. In preparation for the Commission, this briefing will review the thematic reports of the Secretary-General that are under consideration by the Commission.

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Briefing on the substantive reports of the Secretary-General that have been prepared for the fifty-first session of the Commission on Population and Development

The Population Division of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will hold a briefing on the substantive reports of the Secretary-General that have been prepared for the fifty-first session of the Commission. The meeting will be chaired by His Excellency Dr. Ion Jinga (Romania), Chair of the Commission.
All interested members of delegations, representatives of non-governmental organizations and Secretariat staff are invited to attend. 

 

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Expert group meeting on social and economic implication of changing population age structures

Overview

The Population Division of the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA), in collaboration with the Consejo Nacional de Población (CONAPO) of Mexico and with the support of the National Institute of Aging (NIA) of the United States, organized an expert group meeting on the social and economic implications of changing population age structures. The meeting took place in Mexico City from 31 August to 2 September 2005. 

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