Global follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
Report by the Secretary-General, Synthesis and input from all Stakeholders
Briefing by President of the ECOSOC (Republic of Korea) on the preparations for the High-level Political Forum in 2016
High-level Political Forum, 11 - 20 July 2016, New York(Ministerial days from 18 - 20 July 2016) The HLPF is the central UN platform for the follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015. HLPF 2016 will be the first HLPF after the adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The forum, which adopts a Ministerial Declaration, is expected to start effectively delivering on its mandates to provide political leadership, guidance and recommendations on the Agenda's implementation and follow-up; keep track of progress; spur coherent policies informed by evidence, science and country experiences; as well as address new and emerging issues.
National reviewsThe forum is mandated to conduct national reviews and thematic reviews of the implementation of the Agenda, with inputs from other intergovernmental bodies and forums, relevant UN entities, regional processes, major groups and other stakeholders. The national reviews will provide a platform for partnerships. Below is a listing (as of 11 January 2016) of those states taking part in the national reviews in the 2016 session of the High-level Political Forum.