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25 August 2022, 09:30 - 13:30 Pakistan Standard Time | By invitation only

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credit to SDPI

 

This policy dialogue is jointly organized by SDGs Unit, Ministry of Planning, Development & Special Initiatives (MoPD&SI) of Pakistan, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI).

The objective of this policy dialogue is to disseminate the key messages of the Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2022 and to discuss major development challenges that Pakistan is facing and available policy options to address them. The audience comprised selected experts, government and central bank officials and policymakers who can contribute to the discussions and policy ideas on building inclusive economies. The event was conducted in hybrid mode on Thursday, 25 August 2022.

Watch the FB Live of the hybrid event here. 

 

 

25 Aug 2022
09:30
10:00
Registration and getting together
10:00
11:00
Opening Session
  • Welcome by Dr. Abid Q. Suleri, Executive Director, SDPI
     
  • Introductory Remarks by Mr. Julien Harneis, UN Resident Coordinator of Pakistan
     
  • Technical presentation by Mr. Zheng Jian, Macroeconomic Policy and Financing for Development Division, UNESCAP
    Major findings/take away from the work on Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2022: Economic Policies for an Inclusive Recovery and Development
     
  • Chief Guest, Representative from Ministry of Planning, Development and Special Initiatives (MoPD&SI)
11:00
11:20
Tea Break
11:20
13:20
Moderated Discussion
  • Moderated Discussion:
  1. Representatives from Public Sector
     
  2. Representatives from Private Sector
     
  3. Representatives from Academia/CSOs
     
  • Question/Answer on presentations
13:20
13:40
Closing
  • Concluding remarks by Mr. Ali Kemal, Chief SDGs, Ministry of Planning, Development and Special Initiatives (MoPD&SI)
     
  • Vote of thanks and way forward by Dr. Vaqar Ahmed, JED, SDPI and Mr. Hamza Malik, Director, Macroeconomic Policy and Financing for Development Division, UNESCAP.
13:40
15:00
Lunch

for more information, please contact

Macroeconomic Policy and Financing for Development Division +66 2 288-1234 [email protected]
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