UN Panel: Where Are We Heading? Visions and Projections for the Future of the SDGs

UN WEB TV 07/19/18

2018 ECOSOC High-level Policy Dialogue
Thursday, 19 July, 10:00 am
United Nations Headquarters, ECOSOC Chamber

10:30 am Policy Dialogues
Mr. Michael Shank, Communications Director, Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance and Urban Sustainability Directors Network

Policy Dialogue 1

Trends in the global economy and international trade and finance
Mr. Liu Zhenmin, Under Secretary-General, DESA
Mr. Mukhisa Kituyi, Secretary-General, UNCTAD
Ms. Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary, ECLAC, and current Coordinator, United Nations Regional Commissions
Mr. Masamichi Kono, Deputy Secretary-General, OECD
Mr. Bjorn Gillsater, Special Representative of the World Bank Group to the UN
Mr. David Robinson, Deputy Director, African Department, IMF
Mr. Robert Teh, Chief of Section, Economic Research and Statistics, WTO

11:20-11:45 am Open dialogue

11:50 am Policy Dialogue 2

Projections and visions on the advancement of sustainable development

Projections and visions on sustainable development:
Mr. Moussa Oumarou, Deputy Director-General for Field Operations and Partnerships, International Labour Organization
Mr. Juha Siikamaki, Chief Economist, International Union for Conservation of Nature

Foresight and alternative futures in sustainable development strategies:
Ms. Catarina Tully, Co-Founder, School of International Futures

12:30-1:00 pm Open dialogue

To watch the entire panel presentation, click here http://webtv.un.org/meetings-events/economic-and-social-council/watch/48th-meeting-part-a-ecosoc-high-level-segment-2018/5811359845001/?term=