Building the future we want
From 30 June to 11 July, the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) will connect the many related efforts to achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), and consider how to set the stage for success of the global development agenda that will follow the Goals after 2015.
1st July to 31st December 2014
From 30 June to 9 July, the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) will meet under the auspices of ECOSOC, and provide political leadership and guidance on sustainable development. The forum will be an occasion to pause and reflect on how far we have advanced in shaping the post 2015 development agenda and the sustainable development goals (SDGs). It will discuss how to chart the way for an ambitious post-2015 development agenda. In the coming years, the HLPF will guide the implementation of the sustainable development goals after they are likely adopted in September 2015. MORE...