Economic and Social Council


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Economic and Social Council

Also called ECOSOC. An organization under the United Nations charged with encouraging social and economic development worldwide. ECOSOC conducts a four-week meeting in New York each July. Its work is supplemented by the five United Nations Regional Economic Commissions. ECOSOC was established in 1945.
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It is made up of economic and social councils, consultative institutions, organisations representing social partners (such as employers, trade unions) and civil society players.
AaAaAa The Economic and Social Council will serve as an advisory body for both the executive and legislative branches.
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The Kuwaiti Minister said that the Economic and Social Council has had a leading role in the joint Arab action and has achieved many accomplishments during its previous march, expressing optimism for achieving more accomplishments that would make the Arab world a single economic bloc, including the Arab customs union, liberization of services, removing all obstacles before inter-trade.
The joint meeting between the Arab League's Economic and Social Council and the Council of Economic Unity began here today.
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CAIRO, Feb 12 (KUNA) -- The social committee of the Economic and Social Council of the Arab League discussed on Tuesday preparations for the upcoming Arab summit which will be held at the end of next March in Doha.
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