ESCAP was invited to give a presentation on youth issues and policies in Asia and the Pacific at the opening of the “International Conference on Contemporary Economic Issues 2014: Stimulating Economic Growth, Improving Quality of Life and Enhancing Youth Involvement”, held on 11 and 12 December 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ESCAP was invited to the “Global Peace Convention 2014, Roadmap for National Transformation”, held in Asuncion, Paraguay from 19 to 22 November 2014, to present the outcome of the “Asia-Pacific Forum on Youth Volunteerism to Promote Participation, Development and Peace” (held on 28 October 2014 at the UNCC).
ESCAP was invited to give a presentation at the "Capacity Development Workshop for Strengthening Cooperation among Disability Experts", held from 19 to 21 November 2014 in Incheon, the Republic of Korea. At the Workshop, ESCAP emphasized the importance of close collaboration with disabled people's organizations for an effective implementation of the Incheon Strategy. The workshop was attended by over 40 disability experts from several civil society organizations of, and for, persons with disabilities based in the Republic of Korea'.