February 11, 2016

Rethinking and Strengthening Social Development in the Contemporary World

Statement by Ms. Monica Pachoumi, Third Committee Delegate

54th Session of the Commission for Social Development

United Nations, 4 February, 2016

Mr Chair,

My delegation aligns itself with the statement made by the European Union and would like to make some remarks in its national capacity.

Mr. Chair,

Since the Copenhagen Summit in 1995, the need to put people at the centre of development was given significant attention. Yet, progress has been uneven. more…..


The Nemitsas Foundation has recently announced the 7th NEMITSAS Prize 2016 which will be awarded this year in MATHEMATICS.Nemitsas 2016

The Prize will be awarded by the President of the Republic of Cyprus in the Presidential Palace around early October 2016. (The precise date will be announced later.)

Personal applications or nominations will be accepted from 01/04/2016 through 30/04/2016.

The Prize includes:

  • The Award Certificate
  • The Gold Medal
  • Monetary Award of €30.000.

More information can be obtained at www.nemitsasfoundation.org