Key dates 2019 Sustainable Development

February 25th
Registration CLOSES for UNEA4
March
5-8th
50th UN Statistics Commission 
Oversees the SDG Indicators – the formal review will be in 2020
11-22
UN Commission on Status for Women  
7-15
7th-8th Major Groups Forum and Committee of Permanent reps meeting
9-10 Science Policy and Business Forum
11-15 UNEA4
April
1-5
Commission on Population and Development 




11

UN Partnership Forum  
15-18
Finance for Development Forum, New York,
Co-facilitators: H.E. Mrs. Maria Angela Zappia, Permanent
Representative of Italy to the United Nations, and H.E. Mr. Lazarous Kapambwe, Permanent
Representative of the Republic of Zambia
28-9th
Super Chemical COP (Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions) http://chm.pops.int/Home/tabid/2121/Default.aspx
May
27-31
UN Habitat Governing Council 27   http://digitallibrary.un.org/record/1290897/files/A_72_8-EN.pdf?version=1   
14-15
Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs 
Co-facilitators: Ambassador Liz Thompson, Barbados,  Ambassador Marie Chatardová, Czech Republic
 23 May-03 June 
CITES CoP18;
June


17-28
UNFCCC prepcom Bonn 
July
9-18th
High Level Political Forum
Reviewing SDG 4 (quality education), SDG 8 (decent work and economic growth), SDG 10 (reduced inequalities), SDG 13 (climate action) and SDG 16 (peace, justice and strong institutions), in addition to SDG 17 (partnerships for the Goals) New York 
Co-facilitators: Ambassador Ms. Sheila Gweneth Carey,Bahamas to the United Nations, and Ambassador Olof Skoog, Sweden
August
25-30
World Water Week Stockholm
September
24-30
Climate Week, New York
 https://www.climateweeknyc.org/event/climate-action-home
17-30
UN General Assembly 74th session
23
Secretary Generals High Level Climate Event New York
‘A Race We Can Win. A Race We Must Win,’  Six  areas: energy transition, climate finance and carbon pricing, industry transition, nature-based solutions, cities and local action, and resilience.
27
Samoa Pathway High-Level Med Term Review
26
Addis Ababa Action Agenda High Level Review
24-25
Heads of State High Level Session on the SDGs (1 and half days)
October
7-18 UNCCD COP 14, India
https://www.unccd.int/news-events/india-will-host-unccd-cop14
November
11-22
UNFCCC COP 25







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