ECLAC: Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development (LAC RFSD)
26 Apr 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
Mexico City, Mexico
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The first meeting of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development will take place in Mexico City on 26-28 April 2017 at the Secretariat of Foreign Affairs of Mexico.
This multistakeholder forum will bring together Latin American and Caribbean governments members of the forum, members of parliament, the United Nations System, financial Institutions and Development Banks, regional and subregional integration organizations, civil society, the private sector and academia.
Its programe will include the presentation of the annual report on regional progress and challenges in relation to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, prepared by the ECLAC secretariat, the presentation of various stakeholders reports, peer learning sessions for the member countries of the Forum presenting their voluntary national reviews, thematic dialogues related to the 2017 HLPF theme on eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world in the framework of sustainable development and a Latin American and Caribbean civil society consultation, Multistakeholder side events are also part of the programme.
Luis F. Yáñez
OIC Secretary of the Commission