The fifty-seventh session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD57) was held on 11 February 2019 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
The Commission is the advisory body responsible for the social development pillar of global development.
High-level Panel Discussions highlighted the following themes:
- ‘Addressing inequalities and challenges to social inclusion through fiscal, wage and social protection policies’;
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- The empowerment of people affected by natural and human‐made disasters to reduce inequality:
Addressing the differential impact on persons with disabilities, older persons and youth;
- Interactive dialogue with senior officials of the UN System on the priority theme.
Among the panelists and participants of the 57th Session of the Commission for Social Development in New York, as the member of EBA delegation to ECOSOC under the UN and Honorable EBA Business Ambassador to Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Dr. Jessy Lai, CEO of Monspace Multinational Corporation, Malaysia were present together with Dr. Chee Pheng Lee (Drcp Lee), Chief Executive Officer of Asia College of Exercise and Sports Medicine (ACESM), Malaysia.
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