Overview

The PrepCom for the Mauritius Strategy+5 High-Level Review will be held during the SIDS Day of the 18th Session of the Commission on Sustainable Development (CSD-18). The PrepCom will receive the outcomes of the regional review meetings, and will determine the structure and conduct of the High-level Review to be held in the following session of the General Assembly.

Inputs to SIDS Day

The Secretary-General’s Report “Review of Implementation of the Mauritius Strategy” will be presented at SIDS Day. The objective of the report is to provide an initial global synthesis of the national and regional MSI+5 reviews, in order to inform deliberations of member States at the SIDS Day during the 18th session of the Commission for Sustainable Development. Based on the recommendations expressed by member States, a refined report will be submitted for the consideration of member States at the 65th session of the General Assembly in September 2010.  

 Statement by:

The Under Secretary General and High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island and Developing States, Mr. Cheick Sidi Diarra

 Follow this link to see the Video of the MSI+5 Review Preparatory Committee /SIDS Day:

http://www.un.org/webcast/csd18/csd18-e.htm