United Nations Web TV - Economic and Social Council Copyright 2013-14 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 04:47:09 -0400 http://webtv.un.org Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues:Strengthening Access to Justice http://webtv.un.org/watch/permanent-forum-on-indigenous-issuesstrengthening-access-to-justice/4195051972001 Side event on "Strengthening Access to Justice" video4195051972001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:28:10 -0400 4195051972001 3629717 (9th meeting) Committee of Experts on Public Administration (20 - 24 April 2015), Fourteenth Session http://webtv.un.org/watch/9th-meeting-committee-of-experts-on-public-administration-20-24-april-2015-fourteenth-session/4194838767001 Building trust in government in pursuit of the sustainable development goals: what will it take? (E/C.16/2015/2) [item 3] General discussion (continued) video4194838767001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:27:56 -0400 4194838767001 9946756 (8th meeting) Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Fourteenth session http://webtv.un.org/watch/8th-meeting-permanent-forum-on-indigenous-issues-fourteenth-session/4194775992001 Future work of the Permanent Forum, including issues of the Economic and Social Council and emerging issues [item 8] Discussion on indigenous human development/human rights indicators Panel discussion General discussion (continued) video4194775992001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:27:54 -0400 4194775992001 10301487 (9th meeting) Committee of Experts on Public Administration (20 - 24 April 2015), Fourteenth Session http://webtv.un.org/watch/9th-meeting-committee-of-experts-on-public-administration-20-24-april-2015-fourteenth-session/4194783861001 Building trust in government in pursuit of the sustainable development goals: what will it take? (E/C.16/2015/2) [item 3] General discussion (continued) video4194783861001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:27:51 -0400 4194783861001 9946756 (8th meeting) Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, Fourteenth session http://webtv.un.org/watch/8th-meeting-permanent-forum-on-indigenous-issues-fourteenth-session/4194775976001 Future work of the Permanent Forum, including issues of the Economic and Social Council and emerging issues [item 8] Discussion on indigenous human development/human rights indicators Panel discussion General discussion (continued) video4194775976001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:27:49 -0400 4194775976001 10301487 (8th meeting) Committee of Experts on Public Administration (20 - 24 April 2015), Fourteenth Session http://webtv.un.org/watch/8th-meeting-committee-of-experts-on-public-administration-20-24-april-2015-fourteenth-session/4194003540001 Building trust in government in pursuit of the sustainable development goals: what will it take? (E/C.16/2015/2) [item 3] General discussion (continued) video4194003540001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:43:14 -0400 4194003540001 5832180 (8th meeting) Committee of Experts on Public Administration (20 - 24 April 2015), Fourteenth Session http://webtv.un.org/watch/8th-meeting-committee-of-experts-on-public-administration-20-24-april-2015-fourteenth-session/4193943868001 Building trust in government in pursuit of the sustainable development goals: what will it take? (E/C.16/2015/2) [item 3] General discussion (continued) video4193943868001 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 11:37:58 -0400 4193943868001 5832180 (29th meeting), Special meeting on international cooperation in tax matters - Economic and Social Council http://webtv.un.org/watch/29th-meeting-special-meeting-on-international-cooperation-in-tax-matters-economic-and-social-council/4190352476001 Panel discussion on “Tax incentives and tax base protection issues for developing countries” Panel discussion on “Taxation of intellectual property rights and other intangibles: Issues for developing countries” video4190352476001 Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:47:53 -0400 4190352476001 9540821 15:00 to 16:30 Panel discussion on “Tax incentives and tax base protection issues for developing countries” Moderator Mr. Eric Zolt, Professor of Law, UCLA School of Law, University of California Panellists Ms. Victoria Perry, Assistant Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund Ms. Blanca Moreno-Dodson, Lead Economist, Global Lead for Tax Policy, Macroeconomics and Fiscal Management, World Bank Group Lead discussant Ms. Kim Jacinto-Henares, Commissioner, Bureau of Internal Revenue, Philippines Interactive discussion 16:30 to 17:45 Panel discussion on “Taxation of intellectual property rights and other intangibles: Issues for developing countries” Moderator Mr. Mitchell Kane, Gerald L. Wallace Professor of Taxation, New York University Panellists Mr. Giammarco Cottani, Office-Advisor on International Tax, Central Assessment Directorate, Italian Revenue Agency Ms. Nishana Gosai, Manager, Transfer Pricing (Large Business Centre), South African Revenue Service Ms. Vicki Bales, Group Transfer Pricing Manager, SABMiller, United Kingdom Interactive discussion 17:45 to 18:00 Conclusion of the special meeting Closing remarks by the President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Martin Sajdik (Austria) (28th meeting) Special meeting on international cooperation in tax matters - Economic and Social Council http://webtv.un.org/watch/28th-meeting-special-meeting-on-international-cooperation-in-tax-matters-economic-and-social-council/4189607862001 1. Opening remarks by the President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Martin Sajdik (Austria) 2. Introductory statements Mr. Armando Lara Yaffar (Mexico), Chair, Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matter video4189607862001 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:12:54 -0400 4189607862001 11432512 1. Opening remarks by the President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Martin Sajdik (Austria) 2. Introductory statements Mr. Armando Lara Yaffar (Mexico), Chair, Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters (E/2014/45) Mr. Alexander Trepelkov, Director, Financing for Development Office, Department of Economic and Social Affairs (E/2015/51) 10:30 to 12:00 Panel discussion on “The role of international tax cooperation in mobilizing domestic financial resources for development” Moderator Mr. Alexander Trepelkov, Director, Financing for Development Office, Department of Economic and Social Affairs Panellists Ms. Grace Perez-Navarro, Deputy Director, Centre for Tax Policy and Administration, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, France Ms. Victoria Perry, Assistant Director, Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund Mr. Marijn Verhoeven, Lead Economist, Governance Global Practice, World Bank Group Mr. Márcio Verdi, Executive Secretary, Inter-American Center of Tax Administrations, Panama Mr. Lincoln Marais, Director of Strategy and Planning, African Tax Administration Forum, South Africa Interactive discussion 12:00 to 13:00 General discussion 27th meeting, Special high-level meeting with the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development http://webtv.un.org/watch/27th-meeting-special-high-level-meeting-with-the-world-bank-the-international-monetary-fund-the-world-trade-organization-and-the-united-nations-conference-on-trade-and-development/4187256419001 Overall theme “Coherence, coordination and cooperation in the context of financing for sustainable development and the post-2015 development agenda” (E/2015/52) video4187256419001 Wed, 22 Apr 2015 10:55:42 -0400 4187256419001 7662293 1. Presentation on “World economic situation and prospects” Mr. Thomas Helbling, Chief, World Economic Studies Division, International Monetary Fund Interactive discussion 2. Thematic debate on theme 4 “Follow-up and the way forward: enhancing the role of the Economic and Social Council” Presentations by Her Excellency María Emma Mejía Vélez, Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council His Excellency Oh Joon, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the United Nations and Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council His Excellency Jeremiah Nyamane Kingsley Mamabolo, Permanent Representative of South Africa to the United Nations Interactive discussion 3. Conclusion of the special high-level meeting Closing remarks by the President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Martin Sajdik (Austria)