21 April: High-level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
The President of the United Nations General Assembly will convene, on 21 April 2016, a High-level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The event will bring together political, business and civil society leaders to focus on kick-starting SDGs implementation.Registration is now open for all relevant stakeholders, including civil society, private sector and academia from the following categories:
• Non-governmental organizations in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council
• Organizations accredited to the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015
• Organizations accredited to the Financing for Development (FfD) process
All organizations wishing to attend the High-level Thematic Debate will need to register by applying here: http://bit.ly/HLTD-SDGs. Applications for general registration are being accepted from 1 February – 28 March 2016.
More information: http://www.un.org/pga/70/events/sdgs/