Events by TAP Network at 2021 HLPF

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Voices of SDG16+: Resilient Recovery through Local Action on SDG16+

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EST

Join us for the annual showcasing of the Voices of SDG16+ Campaign’s videos selected from the 2021 video campaign, as well as updates from Voices of SDG16+ alumni. 

SDG16+: a United Framework to Build Forward Better

Wednesday 12 July, 8 AM to 9 AM EST

The event will call on the global community to make SDG16+ the foundation for reset and recovery efforts, and for building more resilient societies and institutions going forward. Given the centrality of action on SDG16+ for sustainable and resilient recovery from the pandemic, the session aims to galvanize political will and forward-looking, multi-stakeholder commitments to accelerate SDG16+ implementation and highlight the importance of SDG16+, its interlinkages to all SDGs and to human rights, and its role as an enabler of the entire 2030 Agenda. Local examples for safeguarding peace, justice and inclusion will be showcased.

Past Events

Launch Event: TAP Network's SDG16+ Civil Society Toolkit

Thursday, 8 July 2021, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EST

Official launch event for the TAP SDG16+ Civil Society Toolkit, featuring presentation of the resource, case studies and endorsements from other groups/partners

Launch Event: Global SDG Accountability Report

Thursday, 24 June 2021, 9AM to 10AM EST

Join us for a virtual webinar event to officially launch the Global SDG Accountability Report – a first-of-its-kind “Global SDG Accountability Report,” which provides an in-depth snapshot of the state of accountability for the 2030 Agenda.

UN SDGs Learning, Training & Practice: Mainstreaming SDG 16+ in VNRs and National Development Planning

Thursday, 8 July 2021, 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM EST

As a part of an annual series of learning labs on the SDGs, this event will the wide ranging resources that SDG16+
Community Partners have to offer in regards to advancing SDG16+ at all levels.

Accelerating the SDGs Monitoring and Implementation actions using SDG 16+

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EST

The main outcome of this side event would be:

  1. Shared understanding on SDG 16 Plus CSOs led Citizen’s Data,
  2. Exploring national and regional level indicators of SDG 16+,
  3. Joint Advocacy Plan at national, regional and Global level,
  4. Exchange experiences, success stories, obstacles and opportunities to address gaps in the production and usage of data to monitor SDG16+.

This side event will bring together government, civil society and the UN institutions to address critical challenges in monitoring of SDG16+.

Impact of the Pandemic on Measuring Progress oh SDG16+: Looking Forward, Tackling Obstacles

Monday, 12 July 2021, 7:30 AM to 9:00 AM EST

Side event of the SDG 16 Data Initiative, in the margins of the 2021 High-Level Political Forum.  This event seeks to enable a conversation to discuss evidence-base findings and propose forward looking recommendation to recover from the pandemic, enhancing methodologies for measuring progress, the availability of data, and the effects on the quality of institutions

Side-Event on Revamped Rome Civil Society Declaration on SDG16+

Wednesday, 7 July 2021, from 9 AM to 10 AM EST

Side-event to showcase the revised Rome Civil Society Declaration on SDG16+, featuring voices from civil society speaking to the urgent need for action to advance SDG16+

UN SDGs Learning, Training & Practice: Unmasking inequalities, accelerating change: using disaggregated and citizen-generated data to foster SDG reporting and Accountability

Tuesday, 6 July 2021, 2:00 PM to 3:45 PM EST

As a part of an annual series of learning labs on the SDGs, this event will the importance of disaggregated data in tracking progress on the SDGs and the pledge to Leave No One Behind.