Fourth Session of the Working Group on the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities, 2013-2022

Date: 
1 Mar 2017 to 2 Mar 2017
Location: 
Bangkok, Thailand

The Fourth Session of the Working Group on the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities will be held from 1 to 2 March 2017 in Bangkok at the United Nations Conference Centre (UNCC).

The main objectives of the Fourth Session will be:

(a) To review the progress made on implementing the Incheon Strategy since the last session;
(b) To review ESCAP’s preparatory work in the lead-up to the 2017 High-level Intergovernmental Meeting on the Midpoint Review of the Asian and Pacific Decade of Persons with Disabilities; and
(c) To discuss issues relating to the functioning of the Working Group for the second half of the Decade.