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A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE WSSD

The World Summit for Social Development (WSSD) will take place from 6-12 March 1995, in Copenhagen, Denmark. The Summit, which was called for by UN General Assembly Resolution 47/92 in December 1992, will bring together Heads of State or Government from around the world to agree on a programme of action to alleviate and reduce poverty, expand productive employment, and enhance social integration.