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(Session I, Part1) Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Annual Parliamentary Hearing: Official Opening; the draft Sustainable Development Goals (19 November 2014)
19 Nov 2014 -  Session I, Part1: Welcome remarks from the leadership: UN and IPU.

- H.E. Mr. Sam Kutesa, President of the General Assembly
- H.E. Mr. Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations
- Hon. Saber Chowdhury, President of the Inter-Parliamentary Union

This year’s Hearing, entitled “Ensuring a people-centred approach to the new sustainable development goals SDGs: A shared responsibility”, will provide a further opportunity to help inform the collective thinking of parliamentarians about the future goals. As the title of the event suggests, the intention is to put the spotlight on people as both actors and beneficiaries of the new sustainable development agenda.

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