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Civil Society Forum: Social Protection and Transformative Fiscal and Wage Policy - CSocD57 Side Event
15 Feb 2019 -  The Civil Society Forum has been planned by the NGO Committee for Social Development in joint sponsorship with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) and the UN-DESA Division for Inclusive Social Development. This Forum has been organized to prepare civil society participants to engage at the 57th Session of the Commission for Social Development (11 to 21 February 2018 at the UNHQ in New York). This space is to create an inclusive dialogue to foster cooperation between Member States, Civil Society and the United Nations, and to unify behind a common vision in furtherance of the Sustainable Development Goals. Speakers are invited to address and critique the priority theme for the Commission: Addressing inequalities and challenges to social inclusion through fiscal, wage and social protection policies.