Building Capacities of Public Institutions in SIDS to implement the SAMOA Pathway and the SDGs
Start Date/Time:
Friday, April 12, 2019 12:30 PM
End Date/Time:
Friday, April 12, 2019 3:00 PM
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Registration Type:
By Invitation
Description:



The Permanent Mission of Singapore to the United Nations and the Permanent Mission of Belize to the United Nations, in collaboration with the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UNDESA), Division for Public Institutions and Digital Government and the Division for Sustainable Development Goals (SIDS Unit), is co- organizing a SIDS Special Event on “Building Capacities of Public Institutions in Small Island Developing States to implement the SAMOA Pathway and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”.  


This event will be held on Friday 12 April 2019, at the margins of the 18th Session of the United Nations Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA). Panelists will share their knowledge and experience on the design and implementation of initiatives supporting SIDS and address key questions. Presentations will be followed by interactive discussions among the participants.

 

The Event aims to bring together representatives of SIDS from Permanent Missions in New York at both the Ambassadorial and working level.

 

Key Questions to be Addressed

What new governance and public administration capacities are needed in SIDS to implement the SAMOA Pathway and the 2030 Agenda?

What progress has been made and what are the current challenges faced by SIDS in building effective, inclusive and accountable public institutions for implementation of the SAMOA Pathway and the 2030 Agenda

What innovative practices in service delivery are taking place in SIDS to ensure that the sustainable development goals are realized?

 

Concept note and agenda

Report of the SIDS Special Event on Building Capacities of Public Institutions in SIDS to Implement the SAMOA Pathway and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

 

Documents


Opening Remarks by Ms. Maria Francesca Spatolisano, Assistant Secretary-General for Policy Coordination and Inter-Agency Affairs

Presentation: Integrated support to SIDS on strengthening governance and institutional capacities to realize the 2030 Agenda and the Samoa Pathway

Presentation: Building Capacities of Public Institutions in SIDS to Implement the Samoa Pathway & 2030 Agenda

 


Photos



Contacts:

 

SINGAPORE MISSION

 

Mr. Terence TAN

First Secretary (Political)

Permanent Mission of Singapore to the United Nations

New York, USA

Terence_TAN@mfa.gov.sg

 

BELIZE MISSION

 

Ms. Sharleen Henderson

Attaché

Permanent Mission of Belize to the United Nations

 

UN DESA/DPIDG

 

Ms. Adriana Alberti

Chief, Programme Management and Capacity Development Unit

DPIDG, UNDESA

alberti@un.org

 

Ms. Anni Haataja

Governance and Public Administration Officer

Programme Management and Capacity Development Unit

DPIDG, UNDESA

haatajaa@un.org

 

UN DESA/DSDG

 

Mr. Sainivalati Navoti

Chief, SIDS Unit

DSDG, UNDESA

sai.navoti@un.org