Week Ahead at the United Nations: the European perspective
From July 07, 2013 until July 09, 2013
Categories: European Union (EU)
The meeting shall convene representatives from EU Member States institutions responsible for issues of climate change, officials of the European Commission, representatives of the General Secretariat of the Council and special guests. This is the first time that the meeting is hosted in Lithuania. On the first day of event, working sessions are scheduled to be used for evaluation of progress made dealing with international issues of climate change. The second day of the meeting shall provide a summary and presentation of results of the discussions and establish framework for guidelines to be followed by the EU, represented by the presiding Member State during on-going international negotiations on the climate change in 2013.
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