High-level Political Forum 2023

UNDP Events Schedule

July 7, 2023
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10 - 19 July 2023

New York

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How local governments are using SDGs to rethink the city | UNDP, UN-Habitat, United Cities and Local Governments, AICCRE Venice, UN SDG Action CampaignMonday 10 July | 8:00am to 9:30am EDTUNHQ CR3 | In-person Event
Game-changer Science-based Global Water Assessment |  UNESCO/IHP, UNEP, FAO, IAEA, WMO, UNCCD, UNDPMonday 10 July | 1:15pm to 2:45pm EDTUNHQ CR3 | In-person Event
South-South and Triangular Cooperation to tackle the energy and climate crises - bringing together different technologies to accelerate the SDGs | IAEA, UNDP, UNOSSC, Governments of South Africa and TajikistanMonday 10 July | 6:30pm to 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR3 | In-person Event
VNR review through SDG 16 Plus lenses: How inclusive and transparent the process has been? | Asia Development Alliance, UNDP, Forus International, Governments of Timor-Leste and MongoliaTuesday 11 July | 7:30am to 9:30am EDTRegister Here | Virtual Event
Blue Economy as an Accelerator for Sustainable Recovery and SDGs | Governments of Timor-Leste and Portugal, UNDPTuesday 11 July | 1:15pm to 2:30pm EDTUNHQ CR12 | In-person Event
Launch of 2023 Global Multidimensional Poverty Index Report | University of Oxford, Government of Fiji, UNDPTuesday 11 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR3 | In-person Event
High-level Launch: Tracking SDG 7 - The Energy Progress Report 2023 and the SDG Policy Briefs 2023 tracking | DESA, UNDP, UN-Energy Organizations Tuesday 11 July | 1:15pm - 2:45pm EDTUNHQ CR6 | In-person Event
VI local and regional government forum | DESA, UNDP, UN-Habitat, Global Taskforce of local and regional governments, Local 2030 CoalitionWednesday 12 July | 10:00am - 1:00pm EDTUNHQ CR1 | In-person Event
The impact of internal displacement on cities and towns: the need for nationally-owned development approaches to progress towards SDG 11 targets | Government of Somalia, UNDP, UN-Habitat, IOM, BMZ, SG Special Adviser on Internal Displacement, UN Special Rapporteur on the Rights of IDPsWednesday 12 July | 1:15pm - 2:30pm EDTRegister Here | Virtual Event
Using VNR data as part of a synthesis of global evaluative evidence on progress towards SDG17 | DESA, Global SDG Synthesis Coalition, UNDPWednesday 12 July | 2:00pm - 3:00pm EDTUNHQ CR11 | Register Here | In-person Event
Local2030 Coalition Special Event: Actions, solutions, and partnerships to foster multilevel governance and unlock financing to accelerate SDG localization | UNDP, UN-Habitat, Government of SpainWednesday 12 July | 3:00pm - 5:00pm EDTUNHQ CR6 | Livestream | In-person Event
SDG16+ as an Enabler for the 2030 Agenda | Global SDG 16+ Coalition, UNDP, Pathfinders for Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies, Transparency, Accountability and Partnerships Network, Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding and Statebuilding, World Federation of UN Associations, International IDEA, IDLOWednesday 12 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR11 | Register Here | In-person Event
The Rights Path - Leveraging human rights to rescue the 2030 Agenda and leave no one behind | UN Interagency Network on Human Rights, Leave No One Behind, and Sustainable Development, Governments of Costa Rica and Luxembourg, UNDPThursday 13 July | 1:15pm - 2:30pm EDTUNHQ CR5 | In-person Event
Science Day: Evidence-based Strategies for SDG Acceleration | UNDP, SDSN, International Science CouncilSaturday 15 July | 8:30am - 2:00pm EDTUNHQ Delegates' Dining Room | Livestream | In-person Event
Mainstreaming Voluntary Local Reviews for SDG Acceleration at the Local Level | Government of Egypt, UNDPMonday 17 July | 8:00am - 9:30am EDTUNHQ CR5 | In-person Event
Partnership for Change: Tackling Inequality and Advancing Digital Development in Kazakhstan | Governments of Kazakhstan, Singapore and India, UNDPMonday 17 July | 8:00am - 9:30am EDTUNHQ CR-B | In-person Event
Kuwait's Vision 2035 and Partnership with the UN | Government of Kuwait, UNDPMonday 17 July | 1:15pm - 2:30pm EDTUNHQ CR8 | In-person Event
Accelerating a Just, Green and Resilient Economic Transformation: Circular Solutions and Partnerships | UNDP, Partnership for Action on Green Economy, UNEP, UNIDO, UNITAR, ILO, Global Alliance on Circular Economy and Resource EfficiencyMonday 17 July | 5:30pm - 7:00pm EDTScandinavia House, 58 Park Avenue NY | In-person Event
Accelerating SDGs and Climate Action through Digital Public Infrastructure and Digital Public Goods | Governments of Singapore and India, UNDPMonday 17 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR12 | In-person Event
What works to achieve SDG17 - the Partnership Pillar? Emerging findings and lessons from the Global Synthesis Coalition |  The Global SDG Synthesis Coalition, UNDPMonday 17 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR-B | Register Here | In-person Event
Driving changes at the local level: Innovative approaches to localize the SDGs - Experiences, reflections, and way forward | Government of Indonesia, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), UNDPMonday 17  July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR8 | Register Here | In-person Event
Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals through Solutions at the Energy, Food and Finance Nexus | Asia Pacific SDG Partnership (ADB, ESCAP, UNDP), Government of Timor-LesteTuesday 18 July | 3:30am - 5:00am EDTLink to come | Virtual Event
Provoking Action: How Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships Lead to Change at Country Level | GPEDC: Governments of Indonesia, Sweden and DRC, Reality of Aid Africa, UNDPTuesday 18 July | 8:00am - 9:30am EDTUNHQ CR-C | In-person Event
VNR Lab 13: The relevance of human rights norms and data to ensuring the effectiveness of VNRs | DESA, OHCHR, EU Fundamental Rights Agency, UNDPTuesday 18 July | 1:00pm - 2:00pm EDTUNHQ CR11 | In-person Event
Turning Financing Frameworks into Action | Governments of Bosnia, Herzegovina, Serbia and Indonesia, UNDP, BiH, SIDA Tuesday 18 July | 1:15pm - 2:30pm EDTUNHQ CR-A | In-person Event
Harnessing the Power of Digital Innovation for a Sustainable World Post-COVID-19 - WSIS Action Lines for Advancing the Achievement of SDGs | UN Group on Information Society (UNGIS), UNDP, Government of PeruTuesday 18 July | 1:15pm - 2:30pm EDTUNHQ CR-C | In-person Event
Alianzas Multiactor: Avanzando Juntos Hacia el Alcance de los ODS  | Government of Guatemala, Coordinating Committee of Agricultural Commercial, Industrial and Financial Associations (CACIF), UNDPTuesday 18 July | 3:00pm - 4:30pm EDTUNHQ CR5 | Register Here | In-person Event 
Leveraging human mobility to rescue the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and accelerate the SDGs | IOM, UNDPWednesday 19 July | 8:00am - 9:30am EDTDC1 - 2300 AP, Central CR | Register Here | In-person Event
Los desafíos de la territorialización de la Agenda 2030 para la aceleración de los cambios en la década para la acción | National Council for the Coordination of Social Policies, Government of Argentina, UNDP, Office of the Resident Coordinator in ArgentinaWednesday 19 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTUNHQ CR-B | In-person Event
Achieving the 2030 Agenda and its SDGs through the successful implementation of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework at all levels | CBD Sec, UNEP, UN-Habitat, Governments of China, Canada and ColombiaWednesday 19 July | 6:30pm - 8:00pm EDTVenue TBC | In-person Event