This conference will include 164 regular sessions, several poster sessions, two plenary sessions, three debate sessions and a number of additional training sessions or side meetings.<br>
In addition, on Tuesday, 19 July, the UNFPA will host a special session tentatively entitled "ICPD Vision: How Far Has the Eleven-Year Journey Taken Us?" that is expected to be moderated by Mrs. Thoraya Obaid, Executive Director of the UNFPA.
On Thursday, 21 July, the French National Organising Committee (NOC) will host a full day of sessions and round-table discussions on the theme of The Future of Europe's Population. Two meetings of the General Assembly of IUSSP members will take place.