Eminent Speakers Forum: Andris Piebalgs: The Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals Agenda

Description

The Eminent Speakers Forum will feature Mr. Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Development of the European Commission. He will speak on "The Post-2015 Millennium Development Goals Agenda".

Objectives

The forum will provide the participants with most updated information on the recent discussions on the post-MDG agenda beyond 2015.

It will also provide insights on how the European Commission will support the Millennium Development Goals agenda, and how European Commission and ADB could work more together on promoting Millennnium Development Goal achievements in Asia and Pacific.

Target participants

Participation is open to:

  • representatives of diplomatic corps development agencies,
  • ADB staff,
  • the Government of the Philippines,
  • academe, and
  • business community and civil society representatives.

Resource speaker

Andris Piebalgs, Commissioner for Development, European Commission