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The launch of the 2021 World Economic Situation & Prospects report- Press Conference (25 January 2021)
25 Jan 2021 -  Virtual press conference by Elliot Harris, UN Chief Economist and Assistant Secretary-General for Economic Development, and Hamid Rashid, Chief of the Global Economic Monitoring Branch, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), on the Launch of the World Economic Situation and Prospects 2021, by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA). 
The launch of the WESP 2021 report took place ahead of the Secretary-General’s remarks at the World Economic Forum’s Davos Agenda event. He stressed the need for an inclusive and sustainable global economy driven by a strong and effective multilateral system.