The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development is the main United Nations platform on sustainable development.
The Forum provides political leadership, guidance and recommendations, follows up and reviews the implementation of sustainable development commitments and, as of 2016, the post-2015 development agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
. It addresses new and emerging challenges; promotes the science-policy interface and enhances the integration of economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. [More information
High-level Political Forum in 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.
The United Nations high-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) will meet from Monday, 11 July, to Wednesday, 20 July 2016. This meeting is under the auspices of ECOSOC.