Special Meeting of the Council on Innovations in Infrastructure Development and Promoting Sustainable Industrialization
3 May 2017
Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: “Tenth Anniversary of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: measures taken to implement the Declaration”
24 April - 5 May 2017
18 April 2017
This one-day event will highlight the critical importance of sustainable finance for the achievement of the SDGs and focus on how to drive the transformation to align financial markets with sustainable development.
ECOSOC Partnership Forum: “Partnerships for promoting opportunities, increased prosperity and stronger inclusive economic growth for all”
5 April 2017
The Forum will also discuss ways in which multi-stakeholder partnerships can more effectively support the implementation of sustainable development initiatives. Issues to be discussed will include the type of framework that will be required for monitoring and review, as well the most effective way for it to be done at the intergovernmental level.
3 - 5 April 2017
The Forum will be a marketplace to help broker new partnerships and ideas, spur investment and drive action towards sustainable energy and realising Sustainable Development Goal 7. SEforAll Partners from across the globe will share their stories about how they are achieving results.
50th Session of the Commission on Population and Development: Changing population age structures and sustainable development
3 - 7 April 2017
13 - 24 March 2017
The Commission will address as its priority theme ‘Women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work’ as well as discuss the emerging issue of the ‘Empowerment of indigenous women’.
12 March 2017
8 March 2017
7 - 10 March 2017
The Commission will review the ongoing work of the Expert Group for the implementation of the global indicator framework for the Goals and targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.