Opening, 2nd plenary meeting - 61st Session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD61)
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The 61st session of the Commission for Social Development (CSocD61) will take place from 6 to 15 February 2023  at the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The Commission is the advisory body responsible for the social development pillar of global development.

Priority Theme: Creating full and productive employment and decent work for all as a way of overcoming inequalities to accelerate the recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

  • Opening of the session
  • Agenda item 1: Election of officers
  • Agenda item 2: Adoption of agenda and other organizational matters
  • Introduction of agenda item 3: Follow-up to the World Summit for Social Development and the 24th special session of the General Assembly (sub-items a, b)
  • Introductory Statements
  • Item 3 (a, b): General discussion begins