Virtual Meeting: the United Nations High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development

Connecting Business initiative Secretariat
Event date 7 Jul '20 - 16 Jul '20
Event location Online

The meeting of the United Nations' High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on sustainable development will be held from Tuesday, 7 July, to Thursday, 16 July 2020 - virtually. The HLPF annual meeting is the core UN platform for follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

This HLPF will debate where member states stand on the SDGs in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and reflect on how the international community can respond in a way that accelerates sustainable development.

It will also feature voluntary national reviews (VNRs) of SDG progress by 47 countries.

View the full programme here

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