UNECE Executive Secretary Highlights Climate Change Among 2010 Priorities

18jan_10_03 15 January 2010: Ján Kubiš, Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), held a Town Hall meeting on 15 January 2010, in Geneva, Switzerland, to outline priorities for 2010. Kubiš recalled the UN priorities for 2010 and highlighted how they will be reflected in UNECE's work, including a regional consultation on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in preparation for the MDG summit, further mainstreaming climate change in all activities, following up on the work on empowerment of women, and strengthening internal procedures. [UNECE Press Release]