CSOs' coalitions role in political processes to achieve the decade of action in a post Covid-19 crisis world
Wednesday, 8 July 2020
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Virtual (new York time)
organized by Austria
Co-organizer(s): ● Governments: France, Spain, Nigeria (TBC)
● Civil society organizations: European Environmental Bureau, Global Call to Action Against Poverty, Action4SD, Forus, Association 4D, Futuro En Comun, SDG Watch Austria, SDG Watch Europe, Povod, German NGO Forum on Environment and Development, Wada Na Todo Abhiyaan, Civil Society Coalition for Sustainable Development, Canadian Council for International Cooperation, Partenariat Français pour l’Eau
This session will start with the presentation of the fifth edition of the report Progressing national SDGs implementation. Then we will have break-out sessions on best-practices in VNRs, the role of CSOs in dealing with COVID-19, necessary steps to ensure sustainability is at the heart of COVID-19 recovery, and on global solidarity within the crisis. Key findings will be discussed with governments. Speakers will include CSOs representatives from Austria, Spain, Canada, India, Nigeria, France and government representatives from Austria, France, Spain and Nigeria (TBC).