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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
21 Apr 2015 -  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)