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(1st meeting) 2017 ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development follow-up - Economic and Social Council, 2017 session
22 May 2017 -  1. Opening of the forum
2. Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters (E/FFDF/2017/1) [item 1]
3. Opening statements
His Excellency Frederick Musiiwa Makamure Shava (Zimbabwe), President of the Economic and Social Council
Ms. Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations (video message)
4. Follow-up and review of the financing for development outcomes and the means of implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (E/FFDF/2017/2) [item 2]
(a) Special high-level meeting with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
Opening statements
Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director, International Monetary Fund ( video message)
Mr. Mahmoud Mohieldin, Senior Vice-President for the 2030 Development Agenda, United Nations Relations and Partnerships, World Bank Group
Mr. Yonov Frederick Agah, Deputy Director-General, World Trade Organization Statements by intergovernmental representatives of institutional stakeholders
His Excellency Christopher Onyanga Aparr (Uganda), President, Trade and Development Board, United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
Ms. Yvonne Tsikata, Vice-President and Corporate Secretary, World Bank Group
Ms. Patricia Alonso-Gamo, Deputy Secretary, International Monetary and Financial Committee
Keynote presentations
For the list of keynote presenters, please see the programme.
(b) General debate
Statements by ministers

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