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Informal briefing on the progress of the Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development (IATF on FFD) in preparing its 2017 report and online annex

  • Date: 21 November 2016, 1:15 pm - 2:30 pm
  • Location: Conference Room 12, UN Headquarters New York

Representatives from the Secretariat, the five major institutional stakeholders (World Bank Group, IMF, WTO, UNCTAD and UNDP), and other Task Force members will be on hand to brief Member States on the preparation of the 2017 IATF Report and other IATF activities, including preparation of the online annex (which will contain pertinent updated data on progress for all commitments and action items). A short presentation will be followed by an interactive discussion to solicit feedback and input on the IATF’s work program. We welcome all delegations and other stakeholders participation in this briefing and look forward to your contributions to the dialogue. The briefing will also be webcast live via UN Web TV website at: http://webtv.un.org. During the briefing, we will take questions from online viewers, please send your questions to Mr. Arend Janssen at janssena@un.org. For further information, please contact DESA/Financing for Development Office, Mr. Oliver Schwank (email schwank@un.org, tel 1 (212) 963-4970).