2017 High Level Political Forum
July 10 - 19: The Economic and Social Council will host the high-level political forum (HLPF) on sustainable development focused on "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world". In accordance with paragraph 84 of the 2030 Agenda, Member States have decided that the HLPF shall carry out regular voluntary reviews of the Agenda which will include developed and developing countries as well as relevant UN entities and other stakeholders. The reviews is be state-led, involving ministerial and other relevant high-level participants, and provides a platform for partnerships, including through the participation of major groups and other relevant stakeholders.
For more information: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf