Micro-, Small and Medium-size Enterprises Day: First Responders to Societal Needs
25 Jun 2020
9:00 AM - 12:15 PM
To address MSME challenges and in celebration of MSME Day on 27 June, the Permanent Mission of Argentina, UNCTAD, DESA and ICSB will hold a virtual event on 25 June. This event will bring together high-level speakers from the private and public sectors to have an interactive dialogue on how to support MSMEs in these difficult times. It will contribute to the collective voice of MSME solidarity, while enhancing their critical roles in sustainable development and post COVID-19 recovery. The event is scheduled for 09:00am -12:15pm EDT on Thursday, 25 June 2020.
9:00 – 9:55 am (EDT) High-Level Opening Panel: We Hear You, Moderated by the International Council for Small Business
9:55 – 10:55 am (EDT) Panel Discussion One: Leveraging MSMEs as Change-makers and First Responders to societal needs, Moderated by UNCTAD
10:55 – 11:55 am (EDT) Panel Discussion Two: Adding Chairs, All Voices Welcome at This Table, Moderated by DESA
11:55 – 12:15 pm (EDT) Closing Session