UN DESA Division for Sustainable Development will organize an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on 19 April 2016 in New York to provide an opportunity for MGoS, along with invited experts, to discuss how to ensure their effective participation and contribution to the review and implementation of the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda in the HLPF, building on the extensive provisions contained in resolution 67/290. In particular, the EGM will focus on discussing strategies and approaches for operationalizing the reporting by the MGoS to the HLPF on their contribution to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, as called for in paragraph 89 of the 2030 Agenda. A detailed draft concept note will be made available shortly at sustainabledevelopment.un.org.
Participants interested in taking part in the meeting are kindly requested to register by completing the below form no later than Wednesday, 13 April 2016. The meeting will be held at in the Orange Café room, located on the 5th floor of the UNFPA Office, 605 Third Avenue. Prior registration is mandatory in order for participants to be able to enter the building. Please note that since seating capacity is limited, registration through the link below does not guarantee attendance to the event. Participants will be notified prior to the event.