Available languages:
15th meeting, Achieving sustainable development through employment creation and decent work for all - Economic and Social Council, 2015 Integration Segment
30 Mar 2015 -  Opening of the segment

- Opening remarks by the Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council, His Excellency Vladimir Drobnjak (Croatia)
- Address by the President of the sixty-ninth session of the General Assembly, His Excellency Sam Kahamba Kutesa
- Address by the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Jan Eliasson

Keynote addresses

- His Excellency Jakaya Kikwete, President of the United Republic of Tanzania
- His Excellency Perry Gladstone Christie, Prime Minister of the Bahamas and Chair of the Caribbean Community
- His Excellency Stefan Löfven, Prime Minister of Sweden

Perspectives from the business and labour sectors

- Ms. Sharan Burrow, General Secretary, International Trade Union Confederation
- Mr. Daniel Funes de Rioja, President, International Organization of Employers

Panel discussion on “The ‘Big Think’ on Jobs and Growth”

Moderator: Mr. Richard Quest, CNN International anchor and reporter
Panellists:
- Her Excellency Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
- Mr. Guy Ryder, Director-General, International Labour Organization
- Mr. Min Zhu, Deputy Managing Director, International Monetary Fund
- Mr. Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate and Professor of Economics, Columbia University, New York
Recent Video On Demand