Past event: Briefing on the Growth and Employment Consultations in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
The Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations, the United Nations Development Programme and the International Labour Organization organized a
Briefing on the Growth and Employment
Consultations in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
on December 13th 2012, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m New York Time (GMT - 5)
A global thematic consultation on growth and employment in the post-2015 development agenda took place in Tokyo, on 15-16 May 2012, co-organized by UNDP and ILO and hosted by the Government of Japan. Please join UN Missions, UN agencies and civil society organizations for a briefing on this first consultation, as well as further consultation plans.
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Watch the video recording of the Briefing below.
Mr. Katsuhiko Takahashi, Minister, Permanent Mission of Japan
Mr. Olav Kjørven, Assistant Secretary-General and Director,
Bureau for Development Policy, UNDP
Ms. Telma Viale, Special Representative of the ILO to the UN
Policy Perspectives on Employment Generation
Degol Hailu, Senior Adviser on Economic Governance, UNDP
Jobs and Livelihoods at the Core of the Sustainable Development Agenda
Aurelio Parisotto, Senior Economist, ILO
Paul Ladd, Senior Adviser, UNDP
Launch of the space on growth and employment on the www.worldwewant2015.org web platform
Discussion and Q&A