Tuesday, 24 September 2019
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Trusteeship Council Chamber, UNHQ
Setting the scene and taking stock of the situation regarding the achievement of the SDGs: progress, challenges and way forward.
Opening and Welcome Remarks
H.E. Mr. Tijjani Muhammad Bande, President of the 74th session of the General Assembly
H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary-General, United Nations
H.E. Ms. Mona Juul, President of the Economic and Social Council
Adoption of the political declaration
Fireside Chat on the Global Sustainable Development Report
- Dr. Joannie Marlene Bewa, Physician, Public Health Researcher, United Nations Young Leader for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Founder, Young Beninese Leaders Association (YBLA)
- Mr. Peter Messerli, Centre for Development and Environment (CDE), University of Bern, Switzerland
- Ms. Endah Murniningtyas, National Development Planning Agency (BAPPENAS), Republic of Indonesia
- Ms. Eun Mee Kim, Graduate School of International Studies, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
- Mr. David Smith, Institute for Sustainable Development at the University of the West Indies (UWI)
At 15:55, Leaving No One Behind Video Message: Women and Girls will be highlighted.