The Briefing to Member States in preparation for the High-Level Conference of Middle-Income Countries “Challenges for Sustainable Development and International Cooperation in Middle-Income Countries: the role of Networks for Prosperity” was convened on 29 April 2013 in Geneva.
The meeting was organized by the Permanent Mission of Costa Rica to provide further information on latest developments and the preparatory meetings leading towards the High-Level Conference.
The panel for this briefing included the following speakers:
H.E. Manuel B. Dengo, Permanent Representative, Mission of Costa Rica to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Switzerland
H.E. Ms. Ana María Menéndez Pérez, Permanent Representative of Spain to the United Nations Office and other International Organizations in Geneva
Mr. Claudio Scaratti, Director and Representative to the International Organizations in Geneva, UNIDO
Mrs. Laura Thompson, Deputy Director General, International Organization for Migration
Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, Deputy Director General, World Intellectual Property Organization