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Perspectives on social and economic development cooperation and the eradication of poverty in the Mediterranean Sea area
27 Feb 2018 -  The Union for the Mediterranean at 10 event series.
International cooperation for peaceful development is better served via institutions that bring together representatives from different countries who try to find common ground and approaches to social, economic and development problems.
The Mediterranean Sea Area is a strategically important part of the world that is at a crossroad between East and West, North and South.
Representatives from civil society organizations, diplomats, students will have an opportunity to discuss common problems and opportunities counter divisive tendencies based on resurgent nationalism informing future leaders of tomorrow and the international community a the UN of the positive aspects of globalization and regional cooperation.
The meeting is expected to have the following main outcomes:
1.Present the achievements and advantages of international cooperation organizations like the Union for the Mediterranean on its 10th anniversary.
2.Provide an important opportunity for key policy makers to develop new partnerships.
3.Provide a contribution to a subsequent event to be held at the United Nations in New York, USA, on October 2018.