Second Expert Group Meeting held in New York

EGM IIThe second Expert Group Meeting (EGM) for the World Economic and Social Survey 2016 was held in New York from 7-8 April 2016.  The meeting brought together members of the UN/DESA Team, experts from UN organizations and experts from academia and research institutions to review the draft chapters of the Survey.  The intention of the second EGM was to receive a critical review of draft chapters and further guidance towards the preparation of the final text.