Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee)

Documentation for the 73rd session


♦  ITEM 17:   Information and communications technologies for sustainable development

♦  ITEM 18:   Macroeconomic policy questions:

    (a)   International trade and development

    (b)   International financial system and development

    (c)   External debt sustainability and development

    (d)  Promotion of international cooperation to combat illicit financial flows and strengthen good practices on assets return to foster sustainable development

♦  ITEM 19:  Follow-up to and implementation of the outcomes of the International Conferences on Financing for Development

♦  ITEM 20:   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

    (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

    (c)   Disaster risk reduction

    (d)   Protection of global climate for present and future generations of humankind

    (e)   Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa

    (f)   Convention on Biological Diversity

    (g)  Report of the United Nations Environment Assembly of the United Nations Environment Programme

    (h)   Harmony with Nature

    (i)   Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

    (j)   Combating sand and dust storms

    (k)   The role of the international community in the prevention of the radiation threat in Central Asia

♦  ITEM 21:   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)

♦  ITEM 22:   Globalization and interdependence:

    (a)  Globalization and interdependence

    (b)  International migration and development

♦  ITEM 23:   Groups of countries in special situations:

    (a)   Follow-up to the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries

    (b)   Follow-up to the second United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries

♦  ITEM 24:   Eradication of poverty and other development issues:

    (a)  Implementation of the Third United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2018-2027)

    (b)  Industrial development cooperation

♦  ITEM 25:   Operational activities for development:

    (a)   Operational activities for development of the United Nations system

    (b)   South-South cooperation for development

♦  ITEM 26:   Agriculture development, food security and nutrition

♦  ITEM 27:   Towards global partnerships

♦  ITEM 64:   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 resource

♦  Item 123:   Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly

♦  Item 137:   Programme planning


[11 December 2018]


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