USG Meetings

USG Mr. Abdelaziz Meets with Ms. Shamshad Akhtar, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP)

The Under-Secretary-General and Special Adviser on Africa, Mr. Maged Abdelaziz, met with Ms. Shamshad Akhtar, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), on 25 September 2015, on the margins of the opening of the 70th session of the General Assembly. They discussed, among other topics, cooperation between the Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA) and ESCAP, and, in particular, the organisation of upcoming stakeholder consultative meeting of the United Nations Monitoring Mechanism (UNMM) with the new and emerging development partners in Asia and the Pacific, to be held in Bangkok in December 2015.