ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL 2016 INTEGRATION SEGMENT - 4 May 2016

 “Implementing the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development through
policy innovation and integration”
2 – 4 May 2016

DRAFT PROGRAMME
[As of 3 May 2016]

Wednesday, 4 May


 

10:00 – 12:45
Policy innovation and integration – views from the multilateral system
   
 

Moderator

Mr. Farooq Ullah, Executive Director, Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future

   
 

Panellists

 

Mr. Christian Friis Bach, Under-Secretary-General and Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE)

  Mr. Maged Abdelaziz, Under-Secretary-General and Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA)
  Mr. Michael O’Neill, Assistant Administrator and Director of the Bureau of External Relations and Advocacy, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
  Ms. Lakshmi Puri, Assistant Secretary-General and Deputy Executive Director, Intergovernmental Support and Strategic Partnerships Bureau, United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN-Women)
  Mr. Elliott Harris, Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
   
 
Interactive discussion
   
12:45 – 13:00
Closing of the Integration Segment
 
 
Address by Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs,
Mr. Wu Hongbo
Closing remarks by the Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Mr. Sven Jürgenson (Estonia)
   
   
 
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