Information Meeting for Permanent Delegates on initiatives undertaken in the field of culture in 2013, in the context of preparations for the Post-2015 international development framework, including the High Level Segment of ECOSOC
As part of continuing efforts to improve the information of Member States, this information meeting will present Permanent Delegations with the outcomes of a series of events undertaken in 2013 to demonstrate the integral role of culture in achieving sustainable development, in the context of preparations for the Post-2015 international development framework, including the High Level Segment of ECOSOC.
The outcomes of the following events will be as well presented: the UNESCO International Congress, ‘Culture: Key to Sustainable Development’ held in Hangzhou (People’s Republic of China, 15-17 May), the thematic debate on Culture and Development organized by the President of the United Nations General Assembly (New York, 12 June); as well as the High Level Segment of ECOSOC on the theme: ‘Science, technology and innovation, and the potential of culture, for promoting sustainable development and achieving the Millennium Development Goals” (Geneva, 1-4 July).
Simultaneous interpretation of the proceedings will be provided in English and French.
|Type of Event||Information Meeting with Permanent Delegations|
|Start||08.07.2013 12:00 local time|
|End||08.07.2013 13:30 local time|
|Date to be fixed||0|
|Focal point||Patchett, Lynne|
|Street||7, place de Fontenoy|
|Permanent Delegation Contact|
|Language of Event||English, French|
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