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High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity for a changing world

Date: 10-19 July 2017
Place: UN Headquarters, New York, USA

The Forum brings together all sectors of society that are critical for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including governments, United Nations organizations, civil society, the business sector, major groups and other stakeholders.

The Forum will review plans and progress towards the SDGs, focussing on the following goals:

  • Goal 1. End poverty in all its forms everywhere
  • Goal 2. End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture
  • Goal 3. Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
  • Goal 5. Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls
  • Goal 9. Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation
  • Goal 14. Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development