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Commission on Population and Development
Forty-eighth session

Monday, 13 April, 2015 - Friday, 17 April, 2015, New York
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Programme

This session has concluded

Recent Meetings

9th meeting

1.     Actions for the further implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development [item 3]

Oral decision on documentation

Consideration of the draft decision on the special theme for the Commission on Population and Development in 2016-2017 (E/CN.9/2015/L.4)

Consideration of the draft decision on the future organization and methods of work of the Commission on Population and Development (E/CN.9/2015/L.5)

Consideration of the draft resolution entitled “Integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda”

2.     Provisional agenda for the forty-ninth session of the Commission (E/CN.9/2015/L.2) [item 7]

3.     Adoption of the report of the Commission on its forty-eighth session (E/CN.9/2015/L.3) [item 8]

4.     Closure of the session

  • Apr 17 2015
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
8th meeting

Programme implementation and future programme of work of the Secretariat in the field of population (E/CN.9/2015/6 and E/CN.9/2015/CRP.1) [item 6]

General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want ­– integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

         General discussion

  • Apr 17 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
7th meeting

General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want ­– integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

         General discussion

  • Apr 16 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
6th meeting

1.     General debate on the contribution of population and development issues to the theme of the annual ministerial review in 2015 [item 5]

Address by the Vice-President of the Economic and Social Council

General discussion

2.     General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want – integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

General discussion

  • Apr 15 2015
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
5th meeting

10:00

General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want ­– integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

General discussion

 

11:00                                      

Panel discussion on “Integrating population issues into sustainable development”

Panellists

Mr. Mark Montgomery, Senior Associate of the Population Council and Professor of the Department of Economics, Stony Brook University; Ms. Gita Sen, Professor of Public Health, Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore; Mr. Jacob R. S. Malungo, Professor of Demography of the University of Zambia; and Ms. Lori Hunter, Professor at the Environment and Society Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder

Moderator

Ms. Pamela Falk, Foreign Affairs Analyst of the CBS News TV and Radio and former President of the United Nations Correspondents’ Association

 

  • Apr 15 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
4th meeting

10:00                                     

General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want: integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

General discussion

 

11:30 (approximately)            

Keynote statement

Professor Suzana Cavenaghi of the National School of Statistical Science at the Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics on “Reproductive health, gender and sustainable development”

 

15:00 to 21:00

Informal consultations (closed)                                                                     

Informal consultations on the draft proposals of the Commission on Population and Development, convened by the Vice-Chair, His Excellency Rubén Escalente Hasbún, Deputy Permanent Representative of El Salvador

  • Apr 14 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
3rd meeting

1.     Actions for the further implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (E/CN.9/2015/3, E/CN.9/2015/4 and E/CN.9/2015/5) [item 3]

2.     General debate on national experience in population matters: realizing the future we want: integrating population issues into sustainable development, including in the post-2015 development agenda (E/CN.9/2015/NGO/1, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/2, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/3, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/4, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/5, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/6, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/7, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/8, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/9, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/10, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/11, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/12, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/13, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/14, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/15, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/16, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/17, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/18, E/CN.9/2015/NGO/19 and E/CN.9/2015/NGO/20) [item 4]

General discussion

  • Apr 13 2015
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
2nd meeting

10:00

1.     Introductory statements

Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs

Executive Director, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Director of the Population Division in the Department of Economic and Social Affairs

2.     Election of officers [item 1]

3.     Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters (E/CN.9/2015/1 and E/CN.9/2015/L.1) [item 2]

Report of the Bureau of the Commission on Population and Development on its intersessional meetings (E/CN.9/2015/2)

4.     Actions for the further implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development (E/CN.9/2015/3, E/CN.9/2015/4 and E/CN.9/2015/5) [item 3]

General discussion

 

11:30 (Approximately)           

Keynote statement

Professor Tim Dyson of the London School of Economics on “Population Dynamics and Sustainable Development” 

  • Apr 13 2015
  • 10:00 AM
  • Conference Room 4 (CB)
1st meeting

Election of officers

  • Apr 11 2014
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Conference Room 1 (CB)