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Ms. Anika A. Fernandez

Ms. Anika A. Fernandez

Post: 
Post Title: 
Attache, Second Committee
Description of Duty: 
The Second Committee (Economic and Financial Committee) deals with issues relating to economic growth and development such as macroeconomic policy questions (including international trade, international financial system and external debt sustainability); financing for development; sustainable development; human settlements; globalization and interdependence; eradication of poverty; operational activities for development; agriculture development, food security and nutrition; and information and communications technologies for development. The Committee also consider issues relating to groups of countries in special situations - such as the Least Developed Countries (LDCs) and Landlocked Developing Countries (LLDCs). The Committee considers 40 resolutions at the seventy-second session of the General Assembly.