The 2016 Integration Segment of ECOSOC will be chaired by His Excellency Ambassador Sven Jürgenson, Vice-President of ECOSOC (Estonia), and will address the theme “Implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development through Policy Innovation and Integration”.
The 2016 ECOSOC Integration Segment will be held from 2 to 4 May 2016, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
The meeting will serve as a platform for dialogue and exchange of views on lessons learned and recommendations for ways forward in policy innovation and integration, with a view to extract policy recommendations to guide the implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Its proceedings will be available for consideration by Member States in the ECOSOC High-level Segment and as substantive input to the follow-up and review process to be carried out at the high-level political forum (HLPF) under the auspices of ECOSOC, to take place in July 2016.
The 2016 ECOSOC Integration Segment will bring together high-level representatives of the Member States, including Heads of State and Government, ministers and mayors, agencies of the United Nations system and civil society actors, including non-governmental organizations, academia and the private sector.
For more information, please see the official page of the Integration Segment