Conferences and Meetings LLDCs

2019

DateEventLocation
16 January 2019 Sustainable Mobility for All Consortium meeting Washington, DC
17-18 January 2019World Bank/WRI Transforming Transportation Conference 2019Washington, DC
11-12 February 2019 UNESCAP/UN-OHRLLS/UNECE Euro-Asian Regional Midterm Review of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Landlocked Developing Countries for the Decade 2014–2024 Bangkok, Thailand
19-22 February 2019UN ECE Inland Transport CommitteeGeneva,Switzerland
5-8 March 201950th session of the Statistical Commission New York, NY
11-22 March 2019The 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of WomenNew York, NY
18-19 March 2019Africa Region Midterm Review of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Landlocked Developing Countries for the Decade 2014–2024Marrakesh, Morocco
20-22 March 2019Second High-level UN Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40)

Buenos Aires, Argentina
21 March 2019BAPA+40 side event: Leveraging South-South and Triangular Cooperation to Advance Sustainable Development in LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS
Buenos Aires, Argentina
20-26 March 2019ECA Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic DevelopmentMarrakesh, Morocco
1-5 April 201952nd Session of the Commission on Population and Development New York, NY
8 April 2019Strengthening ICT Connectivity and digital inclusion in LLDCs in the margins of World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum Geneva,Switzerland
10-11 April 2019Expert Group Meeting on Promoting science, technology, innovation and policies for achieving structural economic transformation and sustainable development in LLDCsGeneva,Switzerland
11 April 2019
ECOSOC Partnership Forum
New York,NY
12-14 April 20192019 Spring Meetings of the World Bank Group and International Monetary FundWashington, DC
15-18 April 2019ECOSOC Forum on Financing for Development Follow-upNew York, NY
26 April 2019ECOSOC Special Meeting of the Council on International Cooperation in tax MattersNew York, NY
25-27 April Belt and Road ForumBeijing,China
7-8 May 2019Ambassadorial Retreat on the Comprehensive High-level Midterm Review on the Implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Decade 2014–2024

New York,NY
13-17 May 2019Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction

Geneva,Switzerland
14 – 15 May 2019ECOSOC STI Forum New York, NY
21-23 May 2019ECOSOC Operational Activities for Development SegmentNew York, NY
27-31 May 2019Seventy-fifth session of ESCAP; Special body on LDCs, LLDCs and SIDS on 28 MayBangkok, Thailand
11-12 June 2019Latin America Region Midterm Review of the Vienna Programme of Action for the Landlocked Developing Countries for the Decade 2014–2024 Santiago, Chile
(dates to be determined)OHRLLS and World Bank pre-conference event

Washington, DC
17-19 June 2019States parties to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, Twenty-ninth meeting

New York, NY
17 June 2019"Fostering the participation of LLDCs in the Ocean Economy" - Side event during the Meeting of States Parties to the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the SeaNew York, NY
24 June – 5 July 2019UNCTAD Trade and Development Board, Sixty-sixth session

Geneva, Switzerland
3-5 July 2019
Global Aid for Trade Review
Geneva,Switzerland
4 July 2019Driving trade competitiveness and economic diversification and inclusion of the LLDCs in Global trade through trade facilitation (Aid for Trade Global Review side event)Geneva,Switzerland
8 July 2019ECOSOC Integration Segment

New York, NY
9 – 18 July 2019
(High-level segment:16-18 July)

High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development under auspices of ECOSOC; Theme: Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality

New York, NY
12 July 2019LLDC focused side event during the High-level Political Forum
New York, NY
(dates to be determined)LLDC event: Promoting Euro-Asian Transport and Trade Corridors

TBD
19-30 August 2019Intergovernmental Conference on an International legally binding instrument under the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity of areas beyond national jurisdiction, third session

New York, NY
17 September 2019Opening of the Regular Session of the General Assembly 74th Session

New York, NY
23 September 2019Global Climate Action Summit

New York, NY
24 September – 4 October 2019High-level General Debate of the General Assembly
New York, NY
24-25 September 2019SDG Summit (HLPF)

New York, NY
26 September 2019High-Level Dialogue on Financing for Development

New York, NY
(date to be determined)Annual Meeting of Foreign Ministers of LLDCs

New York, NY
18-20 October 20192019 Annual Meetings of the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund

Washington, DC
(date to be determined)2019 Global Infrastructure Forum

Washington, DC (tbc)
(date to be determined)Consideration of the Agenda Item on Groups of Countries in Special Situations by the Second Committee

New York, NY
11-22 November 2019UNFCCC, COP 25

Chile
Early December (date to be determined)High-Level Comprehensive Midterm Review on the Implementation of the Vienna Programme of Action

New York, NY

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