Summary of the Environment for the MDGs" High-Level Events"

Two events convened in New York on Wednesday, 14 September 2005, to address the theme of the “Environment for the Millennium Development Goals.” Both events were organized by members of the Poverty-Environment Partnership (PEP). The first event, a High-level Policy Dialogue, took place in the afternoon near United Nations headquarters. The event took as its theme, “Investing in the Environment to Fight Poverty: The Economic Case and Priorities for Action and Implications for the 2005 World Summit and Beyond.”  The policy dialogue was followed by a second event – a dinner for Heads of State held at The Boathouse in Central Park.

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