Sixty-eighth session of the Commission

Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 01:30 to Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 01:30
United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok

The 68th session of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific will be held at the United Nations Conference Centre in Bangkok from 17 to 23 May 2012.

The Commission session will comprise two parts: the senior officials segment, from 17 to 19 May 2012 and the ministerial segment from 21 to 23 May 2012.

The following events will be held during the ministerial segment:

- A ministerial round table on the theme of the sixty-eighth session, namely "Enhancing regional economic integration in Asia and the Pacific: Towards a comprehensive framework", on Monday, 21 May 2012, from 10:30 to 12:15 hours;
- A high-level panel on "Steering inclusive development through global turbulence and volatility" on Tuesday, 22 May 2012, from 09:00 to 10:30 hours.