Event

Special High-level Meeting of ECOSOC with the Bretton Woods Institutions, WTO and UNCTAD

The Special high-level meeting of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) with the Bretton Woods Institutions (International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank), the World Trade Organization (WTO) and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) will analyze issues of common concern, related to the global economy and sustainable development. Pursuant to ECOSOC resolutions 2011/38, 2010/26 and 2009/30, the overall theme of the meeting will be “Coherence, coordination and cooperation in the context of Financing for Development”.  

dates: 12-13 March 2012   venue: UN Headquarters   location: New York, US   contact: UN Financing for Development Office   www: http://www.un.org/esa/ffd/ecosoc/springmeetings/2012/index.htm