Commission on Population and Development fifty-third session

Advisory

In resolution 2020/3, the Economic and Social Council decided that the fifty-third session of the Commission would be held in the form of a short, procedural meeting at a later date during the 2020 session of the Council, in order to adopt procedural and other decisions. Further details will follow as they become available.

Date: To be confirmed

Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development

Bureau members: 

  • H.E. Mr. Christian Braun (Luxembourg) - Western European and Others Group (WEOG) (Chair);
  • Ms. Yuliana Angelova (Bulgaria) - Eastern-European Group (Vice-Chair);
  • Mrs. Mariame Fofana (Burkina Faso) - African Group (Vice-Chair designate);
  • Ms. Roshelle Henry (Jamaica) - Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC) (Vice-Chair designate);
  • Mr. Junya Nakano (Japan) - Asia-Pacific Group (Vice-Chair designate)

Selected documentation related to population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development in the context of COVID-19

Agenda item 1: Election of officers*

* In accordance with Economic and Social Council decision 2005/213 of 31 March 2005, the Commission, immediately following the closure of the fifty-second session, held the first meeting of its fifty-third session for the sole purpose of electing a new Chair and other members of the Bureau, in accordance with rule 15 of the rules of procedure of the functional commissions of the Council. Only the Chair and one Vice-Chair were elected at the first meeting; therefore the Commission will resume agenda item 1 at its second meeting on 30 March 2020, in order to elect the Chair and other Bureau members for the 53rd session.

Agenda item 2: Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters

Provisional agenda for the fifty-third session of the Commission E/CN.9/2020/1 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Organization of work of the session E/CN.9/2020/L.1 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Agenda item 3: General debate:

Report of the Secretary-General - Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development E/CN.9/2020/2 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Report of the Secretary-General - Programmes and interventions for the implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development in the context of population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development E/CN.9/2020/3 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Report of the Secretary-General - Flow of financial resources for assisting in the further implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development E/CN.9/2020/4 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Agenda item 4: Programme implementation and future programme of work of the Secretariat in the field of population

Report of the Secretary-General - World demographic trends E/CN.9/2020/5 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Report of the Secretary-General - Programme implementation and progress of work in the field of population in 2019: Population Division, Department of Economic and Social Affairs E/CN.9/2020/6 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]

Agenda item 5: Provisional agenda for the fifty-fourth session of the Commission

Provisional agenda for the fifty-fourth session of the Commission E/CN.9/2020/L.2 [ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]