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6th Meeting of the Commission for Social Development, Fifty-fifth Session (1-10 February 2017)
3 Feb 2017 -  The 6th Meeting of the 55th Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD55) is taking place in New York (1 -10 February 2017) at United Nations Headquarters under the Priority theme: "Strategies for eradicating poverty to achieve sustainable development for all."
Follow-up to the World Summit for Social Development and the twenty-fourth special session of the General Assembly (E/CN.5/2017/2) [item 3]

(b) Review of relevant United Nations plans and programmes of action pertaining to the situation of social groups
(i) World Programme of Action concerning Disabled Persons (E/CN.5/2017/4)
(ii) Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities
(iii) World Programme of Action for Youth (E/CN.5/2017/5)
(iv) Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing, 2002 (E/CN.5/2017/6)
(v) Family issues, policies and programmes
Panel discussion on “Leaving no one behind: poverty and disability”
For details on the panel discussion, please click here