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Commission on Population and Development fifty-second session

April 1, 2019 - April 5, 2019

Population

The 52nd session of the UN CPD will take place on April 1-5, 2019 in New York with the theme of Review and appraisal of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development and its contribution to the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The appointed Chairperson is H.E. Mr. Courtenay Rattray, designate (Jamaica) – Latin American and Caribbean Group (GRULAC) and Vice-Chairpersons are as follows: Ms. Yuliana Angelova (Bulgaria) – Eastern-European Group; Mr. René Lauer (Luxembourg) – Western European and Others Group (WEOG); Mr. Saidu Nallo, designate (Sierra Leone) – African Group; TBD () – Asia-Pacific Group.

Agenda items

1. Election of officers1

1 In accordance with Economic and Social Council decision 2005/213 of 31 March 2005, the Commission, immediately following the closure of the fiftieth session, held the first meeting of its fiftieth-first session for the sole purpose of electing a new Chair and other members of the Bureau, in accordance with rule 15 of the rules of procedure of the functional commissions of the Council.

2. Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters

3. General debate:

(a) Actions for the further implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development at the global, regional and national levels;

(b) Review and appraisal of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development and its contribution to the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

4. Programme implementation and future programme of work of the Secretariat in the field of population.

5. Provisional agenda for the fifty-third session of the Commission.

6. Adoption of the report of the Commission on its fifty-second session.

 

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Details

Start:
April 1, 2019
End:
April 5, 2019
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Venue

United Nations General Assembly, New York
United Nations General Assembly, New York
New York, United States
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