[a] Priority theme: promoting empowerment of people in achieving poverty eradication, social integration and full employment and decent work for all;
 [b] Review of relevant United Nations plans and programmes of action pertaining to the situation of social groups:
 [b][i] World Programme of Action concerning Disabled Persons;
 [b][ii] Standard Rules on the Equalization of Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities;
 [b][iii] World Programme of Action for Youth;
 [b][iv] Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing, 2002;
 [b][v] Family issues, policies and programmes;
 [c] Emerging issues: the social drivers of sustainable development.