ECOSOC | Briefing and Discussion on "African Countries Emerging from Conflict"

Event Date: 
07/24/2012
Location: 
UN Headquarters, New York

The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will convene on Tuesday, 24 July at 3pm in the ECOSOC Chamber to discuss the agenda item, "African countries emerging from conflict", specifically the Report of the Secretary-General on "Implementation of integrated, coherent and coordinated support to South Sudan by the UN System" (

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  • ECOSOC and PBC | "Partnerships for Job Creation for Young People in Countries Emerging from Conflict"

    Event Date: 
    06/04/2012
    Organizer: 
    Economic and Social Council, Peacebuilding Commission
    Location: 
    UN Headquarters, New York

    The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) will hold a joint meeting on, "Partnerships for job creation for young people in countries emerging from conflict," on Monday, 4 June 2012, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the ECOSOC Chamber (NLB).  

    Statement by Bangladesh on Civilian Capacity in the Aftermath of Conflict, 21 November 2011

    Statement by Bangladesh on Civilian Capacity in the Aftermath of Conflict, 21 November 2011

    A statement by Ms. Rumana Mahmood, Hon’ble Member of Parliament and Member, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Ministry of Commerce at the informal briefing on Civilian Capacity in the Aftermath of Conflict to the Non-Aligned Movement by the UN Under-Secretary-General for Field Support on 21 November 2011.

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    ECOSOC + PBC | Informal Joint Event on "Development and State-Building Priorities in Sudan and South Sudan"

    Event Date: 
    06/13/2011
    Organizer: 
    Economic and Social Council, Peacebuilding Commission
    Location: 
    UN Headquarters, New York

    ECOSOC and the PBC will hold an informal joint event on "Promoting durable peace and sustainable development in the Sudan and South Sudan" on Monday, 13 June 2011, from 3 to 6pm in the ECOSOC Chamber (NLB).  Following the opening remarks by the President of the Council, H.E. Mr. Lazarous Kapambwe (Zambia), and the Chair of the Peacebuilding Commission, H.E. Mr.

    ECOSOC | Election of Seven Members of the PBC Organizational Committee

    Event Date: 
    12/15/2010
    Location: 
    UN Headquarters, New York

    The election of seven members to the Organizational Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission will take place on Wednesday, 15 December 2010.  

    ECOSOC | UNICEF's Contribution to Peacebuilding

    Event Date: 
    11/01/2010
    Location: 
    UN Headquarters, New York

    The Executive Board of UNICEF will hold an informal consultation on UNICEF's contribution to peacebuilding on Monday, 1 November 2010.

    ECOSOC Meeting Report on Joint PBC - ECOSOC Informal on MDGs and Peacebuilding (ECOSOC/6445) 19 July 2010

    ECOSOC Meeting Report on Joint PBC - ECOSOC Informal on MDGs and Peacebuilding (ECOSOC/6445) 19 July 2010

    This meeting report by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) outlines the discussions had and presentations made during the joint meeting of the ECOSOC and the Peacebuilding Commission. Generally, the meeting concentrated on finding parallels and overlap between efforts to acheive the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and peacebuilding.

    Statement by Sweden at the Third Informal Session of the 2010 Review of the Peacebuilding Commission

    Statement by Sweden at the Third Informal Session of the 2010 Review of the Peacebuilding Commission

    Mr. Marten Grunditz Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sweden spoke at the Third Informal Consultation of the 2010 Review of the Peacebuilding Commission on behalf of the Nordic Countries Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.

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    Annotated Provisional Agenda of the Economic and Social Council's Substantive Session of 2010 (E/2010/100)

    Annotated Provisional Agenda of the Economic and Social Council's Substantive Session of 2010 (E/2010/100)

     Annotated provisional agenda for the Economic and Social Council's (ECOSOC) substantive session of 2010 (section I) and the annotations to the provisional agenda (section II).  The substantive session of 2010 will take place in New York from 28 June - 23 July.  

    ECOSOC | Joint Special Event with PBC: "Millennium Development Goals in Countries Emerging from Conflict"

    Official PBC: 
    Official PBC Event
    Event Date: 
    07/19/2010
    Location: 
    UN Headquarters, New York

    Joint event of the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) on achieving millennium development goals in post-conflict countries, followed by a general discussion on African countries emerging from conflict.