27-29 November 2016 Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt
ESCWA Conference on Competitive Sustainability Opportunities and Challenges for Arab States in the Next Decade

The UN Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) organizes this sustainable development conference annually in cooperation with the Arab Regional Administrative Development Organization (ARADO). This will be the 16th such conference. In 2015, the annual conference took place on the theme of 'Post-2015 Development Agenda in the Arab States', and in 2014, the theme was 'Cooperation in Establishing Resilience Toward Global Risks to the Arab Region.' Many international agencies support the conference, including the UN Environment Programme (UNEP), the UN Development Programme (UNDP), the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the World Bank.  

dates: 27-29 November 2016  
location: Cairo, Al Qahirah, Egypt  
contact: ESCWA Secretariat  
phone: +961-1-981301  
fax: +961-1-981510  
e-mail: escwa-ciu@un.org  
www: https://www.unescwa.org/events/16th-annual-conference-“competitive-sustainability-opportunities-and-challenges-arab-states
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