The Economic and Financial Committee (Second Committee) of the General Assembly at its seventy-fourth session, is chaired by His Excellency Cheikh Niang of Senegal. During this session, it will deal with issues relating to economic growth and development such as macroeconomic policy questions; financing for development; sustainable development; human settlements; globalization and interdependence; eradication of poverty; operational activities for development; agriculture development, food security and nutrition; information and communications technologies for development; and towards global partnerships.

Agenda Item: Meeting the growing global demand for clean and renewable sources of energy.