Making Globalization work for the Least Developed Countries
July 9 – 10, 2007
Instanbul, Turkey
  

PRELIMINARY AGENDA
  1. Opening of the Conference
  2. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work
  3. Election of officers
  4. Plenary meeting
  5. Thematic discussion
  6. Adoption of the draft outcome of the Conference
  7. Closing of the Conference
 
PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME
 
Monday, 9 July 2007
 
10.00 a.m.-10.30 a.m. Item 1. Opening of the Conference       
 
                                    Item 2. Adoption of the agenda and programme of work
 
                                    Item 3. Election of officers.
 
11.30 a.m. – 1 p.m.      Item 4. Plenary session
                       
Statements by:
                                    Host country
                                    LDCs Group Chair
                                    UN-OHRLLS
                                    UNDP
                                    Keynote speaker
 
3 p.m. – 6 p.m. Item 5. Thematic discussions  
 
3 p.m. – 4.30 p.m.        Theme 1. “Trade and Investment”
4.30 p.m. – 6 p.m.        Theme 2. “Technology”
 
 
Tuesday, 10 July 2007
 
10.00 a.m. -1 p.m.       Item 5. Thematic discussions  (continued)
 
10.00 a.m. -11.30 a.m. Theme 3. “Energy”
11.30 a.m. -1 p.m.       Theme 4. “Agriculture”
 
 
3 p.m. – 5.45 p.m.        Item 6 Adoption of outcomes of the Conference
 
- Presentation of summaries of thematic discussion
- Adoption of the report of the Conference
- Adoption of the Ministerial Declaration
 
5.45 p.m. – 6 p.m.         Item 6. Closing of the Conference
 
6          p.m. – 8 p.m.          Reception
 
Wednesday, 11 July 2007
 
On site visits and a city tour