United Nations Conference at the Highest Level on the World Financial and Economic Crisis

The United Nations is convening a four-day summit of Economists,Educationists, Administrators, Manufacturers, Researchers,Non-Governmental Organizations, Religious Leaders, Community Organizations Private Sector from 27 - 30 October 2009 in London (UK) to assess the worst global economic down turn since the Great Depression. The aim is to identify emergency and long-term responses to mitigate the impact of the crisis, especially on vulnerable populations, and initiate a needed dialogue on the transformation of the international financial architecture, taking into account the needs and concerns of all countries of the world.

The United Nations summit coming up in October was mandated at the Follow-up International Conference on Financing for Development, held in December 2008 in Doha, Qatar. Member States requested the General Assembly to organize the meeting “at the highest level”.

Registration to this Summit is "free". The United Nations General Assembly have made sponsorship available to support free travel costs and all-round return air flight ticket for all participant. Invited participants will take responsibility for hotel accommodation expenses at the Hyde Park Hotels London UK, the designated hotel that will accommodate all participant for the Global Financial and Economic Crisis Summit. For reservation, contact Hyde Park Hotels: [email protected]

For more registration information, to participate in the United Nations Conference on the World Financial and Economic Crisis and Its Impact on Development, contact the co-ordinator via e-mail [email protected]