Committee on Social Development, Sixth Session (Virtual Meeting)

20 Oct 2020 to 21 Oct 2020
Bangkok, Thailand
By invitation only

The sixth session of the Committee on Social Development will take place from 20 to 21 October 2020 as a virtual meeting to ensure the well-bring of participants in light of the COVID-19 outbreak as well as ongoing travel restrictions in place among many Asia-Pacific countries. Bangkok-based representatives from member States and international organizations are also welcome to participate in person at the United Nations Conference Centre, Conference Room 3, Bangkok.

The Committee will address two priority regional issues on social development a) the strengthening of regional cooperation on social protection in Asia and the Pacific and b) a regional indicator framework to monitor progress towards the implementation of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) and of the commitments contained in the Asian and Pacific Ministerial Declaration on Population and Development.