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UN DSG, Dr. Asha-Rose Migiro, Remarks in Luxembourg - Symposium Opening & Press Conference

Asha-Rose MigiroDr. Asha-Rose Migiro, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, remarks to the press and to the Second High-Level Symposium of the Development Cooperation Forum held in Luxembourg 18 and 19 October 2011



23 October: Come and Celebrate the United Nations Day in Brussels


On the occasion of United Nations Day which commemorates the foundation of the organisation in 1945,

The Mayor of the City of Brussels, Mr Freddy Thielemans,
The President of the Vereniging voor de Verenigde Naties, Professor Frank Maes, and
The President of l’Association pour les Nations Unies, Honorary Ambassador Michel Adam,
are honoured to invite you to an informative and reflective gathering on the subject:

“Belgium, Europe and the responsibility to protect”


18-19 October 2011: High-level Meeting in Luxembourg to Address Ways to Increase Development Impact of Aid

ecosocSome 150 representatives from governments, international and regional organizations, UN system, civil society, academia and the private sector will gather in Luxembourg on 18 and 19 October 2011, for the High-Level Symposium of the United Nations Development Cooperation Forum (DCF) on “Working together to increase the development impact of aid”.


Launch of the GreenUp programme - 11 October

GreenupFashion designer Vivienne Westwood’s Tree-shirts will help Europe to ‘GreenUp’ as the world looks towards Rio+20

Vivienne Westwood & Achim Steiner to launch a citizens’ own green economy initiative ahead of the 2012 UN Conference on Sustainable Development “Rio+20”

11 October at 11 a.m. at Bozar, Brussel


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