UN Commission for Social Development

Date: 
29 January, 2018 to 7 February, 2018
Time: 
09.00 - 17.00
Location: 
New York, USA
Event type: 
The 56th session of the UN Commission for Social Development (CSocD56) will take place in New York from 29 January to 7 February 2018. The Commission is the advisory body responsible for the social development pillar of global development.

PSI will be attending the upcoming 56th session of the UN Commission for Social Development as part of its ongoing work on SDGs and the 2030 Agenda. The priority theme for 2018 is: Strategies for eradicating poverty to achieve sustainable development for all.

This year, the Civil Society Forum will take place on 2 February 2018 under the theme Social Protection, Including Floors", a preeminent strategy to eradicate poverty and achieve social development for all.

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