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 [email protected] is required by 22 October.
In Cooperation With:
The Brussels based United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe - UNRIC provides information on UN activities to the countries of the region. It also provides liaison with institutions of the European Union in the field of information. Its outreach activities extend to all segments of society and joint campaigns, projects and events are organized with partners including the EU, governments, the media, NGOs, schools and local authorities.
United Nations Regional Information Centre for Western Europe (UNRIC Brussels)
Residence Palace, Rue de la Loi/Wetstraat 155, Block C2,7th and 8th floor, Brussels 1040, Belgium
Tel.: +32 2 788 8484 / Fax: 32 2 788 8485