"Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others, cannot keep it from themselves"
Monday, October 5, 2009
THE 15TH NAM SUMMIT 2009
Venue: SHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt
Theme:"International Solidarity and Peace for Development"
Issues:Disarmament, international security, peacekeeping and peace-building, human rights and democracy, self determination, issue of Palestinians, UN reform, the world financial and economic crises, food security, development issue, pandemics, civil society, climate change, energy problem, human trafficking, international terrorism and dialogue among civilizations and religions.
NAM represents nearly two-thirds of the United Nations''s members and comprise 55 percent of the world population, particularly countries considered to be developing or part of the third world.
This was the first time Ladies Summit was held at NAM to demonstrate the growing role of women in global governance.