Миротворческая программа для глобального развития

МОНРОВИЯ – ЛИБЕРИЯ. На этой неделе 27 членов Группы видных деятелей высокого уровня, созданной для разработки плана действий в области развития на период после 2015 года, соберутся в Монровии, в Либерии, чтобы проконсультировать Генерального секретаря Организации Объединенных Наций Пан Ги Муна. На встрече Группа представит «смелое, но практичное» видение совместных действий по устойчивому развитию.

В то время как эти дискуссии – под руководством президента Либерии Элен Джонсон-Серлиф, президента Индонезии Сусило Бамбанга Юдойоно и премьер-министра Великобритании Дэвида Кэмерона – имеют место, неподалеку, в Сахеле и в районе Великих Озер все еще свирепствуют насилие и конфликты. Действительно, масштабное перемещение людей и неописуемые человеческие страдания происходят во многих африканских странах (не говоря уже о Сирии и других местах), угрожая положить конец беспрецедентному экономическому прогрессу, достигнутому на континенте за последние десять лет.

Группа (членом которой я являюсь) должна воспользоваться возможностью, предоставляемой встречей в Монровии, чтобы внести свой вклад в глобальный план действий по развитию, в котором рассматривается замкнутый круг конфликтов и бедности, препятствующий экономической деятельности и подрывающий благосостояние населения.

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