Ms. Susan Alzner, Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Non-Governmental Liaison Service (UN-NGLS) receives a standing ovation from nearly 600 people including UN Member States, UN staff and civil society organizations for work to support civil society participation in the process to define the post-2015 development agenda on 27 September 2015. Ms. Alzner is introduced by Ms. Alicia Barcena, Executive Secretary of the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).
UN-NGLS and UN DESA co-facilitated an open and participatory process to identify 24 speakers for the Summit, ensuring regional and gender balance, diversity of expertise, sectors and age among speakers: https://www.unngls.org/inde...
Check out the UN-NGLS article on the event here: http://bit.ly/1JWPmUX
Ms. Alicia Bárcena, ECLAC Executive Secretary
Setting the scene
Mr. Philipp Schönrock, Co-chair of Beyond 2015
Country level implementation plans for the post-2015 agenda
H. E. Dr. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, President of United Republic of Tanzania
H. E. Simon Gaviria, Director General, National Planning Department of Colombia
H. E. G. M Mailu, Director Enablers Department, Ministry of Planning in Kenya
H.E. Yanuar Nugroho, Deputy of Priority Program Management, Presidential Staff Office, Indonesia
H. E. Kajsa B. Olofsgård, Ambassador for the Post-2015 Development Agenda, Sweden
CSO perspectives on implementation plans for the post-2015 agenda
Ms. Emele Duituturaga, PIANGO
Mr. Alejandro Barrios, Civil Society Partnership for Development Effectiveness
Ms. Tanya Cox, PLAN International
Ms. Eni Lestari, Campaign for People's Goals for Sustainable Development
Mr. Jean Patrice Ngoyi K, Justice Development and Peace Commission
'The way forward'
Ms. Susan Alzner, Officer in Charge, NY Office, UN-NGLS
Mr. Andrew Griffiths, Co-chair of Beyond 2015
Mr. Leo Williams, International Coordinator of Beyond 2015
Ms. Amina Mohammed, Special Advisor of the UN Secretary-General on Post-2015 Development Planning
The event was co-organized by:
Beyond 2015, IFP, Participate, Climate Action Network International, Bond and UN-NGLS,
in collaboration with:
Campaign for People's Goals for Sustainable Development, CEPEI, CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness, Justice Development and Peace Commission, PIANGO, Plan International, Sightsavers
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