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Leaders Dialogue 4: Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals
Wednesday, 25 September 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Trusteeship Council Chamber, UNHQ

Official meeting


  • H.E. Ms. Kolinda Grabar Kitarović, President of the Republic of Croatia
  • H.E. Ms. Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister of Bangladesh


  1. ESWATINI (Head of State)
  2. PALAU (Head of State)
  3. BHUTAN (Head of Government)
  4. NAURU (Head of State)
  5. SAMOA (Head of Government)
  6. Mr. Achim Steiner, Administrator, United Nations Development Programme
  7. Ms. Gabriela Cuevas Barron, President, Inter-Parliamentary Union
  8. Ms. Tri Rismaharini, Mayor of Surabaya, Indonesia

Guiding Questions

  • What are the greatest challenges for governments in implementing the SDGS and how can they accelerate progress?
  • What are some good examples of policy coherence and cooperation across different levels of government?
  • What are successful good practices and experiences from local-level and can they be scaled-up?

At 12:00: Leaving No One Behind Video Message 5: Persons with Disabilities will be highlighted.

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