Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)


The Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) is the United Nations’ central platform for reflection, debate, and innovative thinking on sustainable development and international economic and social issues. It is one of the principal organs and it is s also responsible for coordinating the economic and social work of 14 specialized agencies (including WHO) and five regional commissions. The ECOSOC has granted a number of NGO's consultative status to support and participate in the council.

ISSUES

  1. Empowering female entrepreneurs in developing countries

  2. Reducing the ties between plastic and food production

  3. The question of international population control policies to prevent global congestion