2015 HLPF: General information on HLPF (26 June-8 July)

An information note on the logistical arrangements for the upcoming HLPF (26 June-8 July), including pass pick up for registered participants, meeting room arrangements, webcast etc. can be accessed at: http://tinyurl.com/HLPF-Info-Note

Background information on the HLPF including the latest programme, official documentation, list of side events and the SD-Learning Programme, is posted at: https://sustainabledevelopment.un.org/hlpf/2015.

The theme of this year’s HLPF is “Strengthening integration, implementation and review – the HLPF after 2015”. As per the programme, most of the HLPF meetings will be held as interactiveround tables related to the theme. Time permitting, representatives of major groups and other stakeholders can participate in the question and answer sessions that follow the presentations by the panellists and lead discussants in each round table.

Also, on Monday, 29 June, from 8:30-9:45 a.m., the President of ECOSOC will convene a meeting on with representatives of social and natural sciences on “How science and inform policy making”, and on Tuesday, 30 June, from 8:30-9:45 a.m. the President will have a meeting with major groups and other stakeholders on ” Reinforcing major groups and other stakeholders’ participation”.