- Date: Friday, 2 February 2018
- Location: Conference Room 11, UNHQ, NY
Welcome to the United Nations
Taskforce Members are invited to an expert meeting organised by the Inter-agency Task Force on Financing for Development on “Financial and Corporate Incentives for Long-term Investment”.
•Date: Thursday, 30 November 2017, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. •Location: Conference Room 12, UNHQ, New York Senior representatives from the International Monetary Fund, and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa will be on hand to brief Member States on the findings of their most recent reports, respectively the Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa, and the Economic Report on Africa. The briefing will be opened by Mr. Thomas Gass, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs, UN-DESA.
On 13 July, the Task Force held a side event to introduce the 2017 report of the Inter-agency Task Force to participants of the High Level Political Forum, and to explore how to strengthen links between the Task Force’s work and the HLPF, especially in relation to the means of implementation of the SDGs.
The silence procedure on the intergovernmentally agreed conclusions and recommendations of the 2017 FfD Forum expired at 9 a.m., Monday, 22 May 2017. Accordingly, the Co-facilitators will transmit the agreed text to the President of ECOSOC for the adoption at the FfD Forum at 4:30 pm on Tuesday, 23 May.
Final Draft of the outcome document (19 May 2017)