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Have the Honor to Invite You, at the Occasion of United Nations Day, to a Conference on:

What is Wrong with the United Nations Development System and How to Fix It

Friday, 25 October 2013, 11:00-15:30

Fondation universitaire, Rue d’Egmont 11, Cattier Auditory, Brussels


The programme includes:

- A keynote address on United Nations Development at a Crossroads by Dr. Bruce Jenks, Adjunct Professor, SIPA, Columbia University, former Assistant Secretary General, UNDP, who will present the recent report he wrote with Dr. Bruce Jones


- Interactive panels featuring notably H.E. Ambassador Carlos Appelgren, Ambassador of Chile to Belgium and the EU; Mr. Christian Berger, European External Action Service; H.E. Ambassador Patrick Gomes, Ambassador of Guyana to Belgium and the ACP Secretariat; Mr. Kris Panneels, DG Development and Humanitarian Aid, Belgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Mr. Antonio Vigilante, Director UNDP and UN Representative to the EU, Brussels

Participation is free but as space is limited and lunch is provided, prior registration to is required by 22 October.

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The United Nations team brings together 26 specialised agencies, funds and programmes spanning the development, humanitarian and human rights work of the UN. The team works to build understanding and support for UN system activities within the EU institutions and amongst a wider public in Europe.