The Division for Sustainable Development (DSD) of United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN-DESA) will be having an Expert Group Meeting on “Developing Partnerships for the Sustainable Development Goals in support of the reviews of the High-level Political Forum – Asia and Pacific”, which is being held on 28 November 2016 at United Nations Conference Centre, Bangkok, Thailand.
The event is being organized on the margins of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) SDG Week, which runs from 28 November – 2 December. More information on the SDG Week:
The High-level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, United Nations central platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), will in 2017 review, in depth, Sustainable Development Goal 1, 2, 3, 5, 9, 14 and 17.
More information on HLPF at: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf
The Expert Group Meeting will have a specific focus on these SDGs and also aim to contribute to the HLPF National Voluntary Reviews by articulating the linkages of partnerships and implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs, both at the regional and national level.