Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee)

Agenda items and periodicity 


♦  Information and communications technologies for development Annual
♦  Macroeconomic policy questions:  
     (a)  International trade and development Annual
     (b)  International financial system and development Annual
     (c)  External debt sustainability and development Annual
     (d)  Commodities Biennial (72nd ...)
     (e)  Financial inclusion for sustainable development Biennial (72nd ...)
     (f)  Promotion of international cooperation to combat illicit financial flows in order to foster sustainable development Annual
♦  Follow-up to and implementation of the outcomes of the International Conferences on Financing for Development Annual
♦  Sustainable development:  
     (a)  Implementation of Agenda 21, the Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21 and the outcomes of the World Summit on Sustainable Development and of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development Annual
     (b)  Follow-up to and implementation of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway and the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States Annual
     (c)  Disaster risk reduction Annual
     (d)  Protection of global climate for present and future generations of humankind Annual
     (e)  Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa Annual
     (f)  Convention on Biological Diversity Annual
     (g)  Education for sustainable development Biennial (72nd ...)
     (h)  Harmony with Nature Annual
     (i)  Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all Annual
     (j)  Combating sand and dust storms Annual
     (k)  Report of the United Nations Environment Assembly of the United Nations Environment Programme Biennial (73rd ...)
     (l)  Sustainable mountain development Biennial (73rd...)
♦  Global Code of Ethics for Tourism Quinquiennial (75th ...)
♦  Implementation of the outcomes of the United Nations Conferences on Human Settlements and on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development and strengthening of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) Annual
♦  Globalization and interdependence:  
     (a)  Role of the United Nations in promoting development in the context of globalization and interdependence Biennial (72nd ...)
     (b)  International migration and development Biennial (73rd...)
     (c)  Science, technology and innovation for development Biennial (72nd ...)
     (d)  Culture and sustainable development Biennial (72nd ...)
     (e)  Development cooperation with middle-income countries Biennial (72nd ...)
♦  Groups of countries in special situations:  
     (a)  Follow-up to the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries Annual
     (b)  Follow-up to the second United Nations conference on landlocked developing countries Annual
♦  Eradication of poverty and other development issues:  
     (a)  Implementation of the Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2008-2017) Annual
     (b)  Industrial development cooperation Biennial (73rd ...)
     (c)  Women in development Biennial (72nd ...)
     (d)  Human resources development Biennial (72nd ...)
♦  Operational activities for development:  
     (a)  Operational activities for development of the United Nations system Annual
     (b)  South-South cooperation for development Annual
♦  Agriculture development, food security and nutrition Annual
♦  Towards global partnerships Biennial (72nd ...)
♦  Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources Annual


[12 September 2017]  

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