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ECOSOC President closes the 2009 substantive session of the Economic and Social Council

Published Friday July 31 2009

On July 31st, Ambassador Sylvie Lucas declared the 2009 substantive session of the Economic and Social Council officially closed. In her closing remarks, the President recalled not only the main messages from the various segments of the session, but looked also ahead, pointing in particular to the various mandates given to ECOSOC by the Conference on the World Financial and Economic Crisis and Its Impact on Development and the way to address them and contribute to the fashioning of a global response to the crisis.

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