When
2014 January 15
2014 January 17
Where

Vienna International Centre (C-Building)

Organizer

Academic Council on the United Nations System

Facing Changes Realities – The Evolution of UN Policies – ACUNS Vienna conference 2014

The Academic Council on the United Nations System exists to stimulate, support, and disseminate research, analysis on the United Nations, multilateralism, and international organization

FACING CHANGING REALITIES – THE EVOLUTION OF UN POLICIES – ACUNS Vienna conference 2014

January 15-17, 2014

Vienna International Centre

(C-Building)

15 JANUARY 2014

15.00 – 16.45

From Lima to Lima – the Evolution of UNIDO’s Policies

(C3, C Building, 7th floor)

Moderator:H.E.Ambassador Konrad Max Scharinger, Permanent Representative of the Federal Republic of Germany  to the United Nations Office in Vienna

• Ludovico Alcorta, Director, Development Policy, Statistics and Research Branch, UNIDO

• Sarwar Hobohm, Director Organizational Strategy and Coordination Group, UNIDO

• Grzegorz Donocik, Former Chief, Europe and NIS Programme, UNIDO

17 JANUARY 2014

9.15 - 11.30 am

The Evolution of Youth Policies and Practical Examples (UESF, UNIDO, UNIS Vienna)

(Multimedia Room, G0545)

Moderator: Janos Tisovszky, Director, UNIS Vienna

• Ahmad Alhendawi,

Secretary General’s Envoy on Youth (video message)

• Therese Walder-Wintersteiner, Education and Science Officer, Austrian UNESCO National Commission

• Matteo Landi, Industrial Development and Youth Employment Expert, UNIDO

• Aleks Semerciyan, Austrian Youth Delegate to the UN General Assembly

• Gautam Babbar, Strategic Planning Unit, UNODC

• Roman Troyanovsky, Lecturer, Department of Psychosomatic and Psychotherapy, Saint Petersburg State Medical University

• Michael Platzer, Officer, ACUNS Vienna Liaison Office

• Billy Batware, President, United for Education and Sustainable Futures; Coordinator, Regional Academy  on the United Nations