The meeting of the high-level political forum on sustainable development in 2018 convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council will be held from Monday, 9 July, to Wednesday, 18 July 2018; including the three-day ministerial meeting of the forum from Monday, 16 July, to Wednesday, 18 July 2018.

The theme will be "Transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies". The set of goals to be reviewed in depth will be the following, including Goal 17. Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development, that will be considered each year:

  • Goal 6. Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all

  • Goal 7. Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all

  • Goal 11. Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable

  • Goal 12. Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns

  • Goal 15. Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss

The Commission on Narcotic Drugs and the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice will provide again substantive inputs to the 2018 HLPF showcasing the intergovernmental bodies' contribution towards the 2030 Agenda in general, and particularly for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and respective targets that are substantial to their mandate, as requested by the President of ECOSOC.

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- -> HLPF 2017: Progress towards the Sustainable Development Goals

--> GA resolution A/70/299 of 29 July 2016: Follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the global level

--> E/RES/2017/1 of 26 July 2016: Working arrangements for the 2017 session of the Economic and Social Council

--> Report of the high-level political forum on sustainable development convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council at its 2016 session

 

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CCPCJ

 

 

Special Event on 2030 Agenda:
PGA visits CND and CCPCJ


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