Task Force Meeting of the ESCAP Sustainable Business Network

The first meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) Task Force on Innovation and Competitiveness will be held at the C-asean, Bangkok on 1st November 2015. Participants will discuss their current and planned activities prior to the formal SBN meeting on Monday 2nd November.

At 11:30 to 12:00, Ruth Mathews, Executive Director, Water Footprint Network will give a presentation entitled: “Driving Innovation Through Water Footprint Assessment: Case Studies from South Asia”.

Other task forces that are expected to meet: Digital Economy; Disaster Risk Reduction, Banking and Finance, Green Business, Micro- and Small and Medium-Enterprises, Trade and Transport Facilitation.

This event is being organised as part of the Fourth Asia-Pacific Trade and Investment Week, 2nd-6th November, 2015.

Click here for the Task Force agenda.