Land Related Side Events at SDG High Level Political Forum

Event Date: 
Monday, July 8, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 11:00

*Directly land related issues are in Bold

*Download schedule here

*The RSVP links will provide more information about the events. All  the events taking place in UNHQ are included in the official programme and the 2019 HLPF website

*This list will be updated further in the coming days. So keep checking this to keep yourself to be most updated

*ILC secretariat will organised a meeting with the participating SDG Momentum group members on Friday the 12th – more information to follow. Update your participation under High Level Political Forum 2019 here if you will be New York .




The Critical Role of Non-Official Data in Monitoring and Implementing SDG 16

10 – 12 hours @ Conference Room 5, GA Building, UNHQ

RSVP here

9 JULY: Opening Day


Gender Equality and the SDG ( A training with focus on Beijing  +25)

10 – 13 hours @Millenium Hilton Hotel, Landmark room

Register here


Vulnerable People and the Regions Where they Live

13:15 – 14:45 hours @the UN Millennium (next door to the UNHQ)

Register here


Panel discussion: Promoting participation in national review processes: Advancing the right to development and the Sustainable Development Goals

13 – 14:30 hours @The Salvation Army – IHQ, International Social Justice Commission

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Inclusion and Empowerment of Indigenous Peoples: Realities on the Ground

13:15 – 14:45 @Conference Room 5, UNHQ  


Renewing the Ambitions of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Civil Society Perspectives on Principles for a Successful HLPF Review

13:15 – 14:45 @Conference Room 1, UNHQ

RSVP here


Fulfilling Human Rights to Water, Sanitation and Decent Work: An interlinkage approach to reduce inequalities and achieve SDGs

13 – 15 hours @ Japan Society. RSVP here


Addressing land and conflict to leverage conflict sensitive management of natural resources and to finance localizing the SDGs

18:30 – 20 hours @ Conference Room 11, UNHQ


SDG Action Film Festival

18 – 21 hours @ North Lawn, UN Head Quarters. Register here and find more here


How to use SDG related stories to advocate for SDGs

To be updated


CSO Spotlight Reporting

9:30 to 14 hours

To be updated 


SDG Momentum Group Meeting (ILC members are welcome to attend)

To be updated


Establishing environmental rights for the most vulnerable

13:15 – 14:30 hours @Conference Room B, UNHQ


Launch of the ''The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World (SOFI) 2019.''

10 to 13 hours @ Conference Room 1, UNHQ

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Roundtable on Civic Space & Environmental Defenders

16 – 17:30 hours @ 305 E 47th Street, 10th floor, Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza

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Accelerating progress on the SDGs through the implementation of the Global Action Programme (GAP) on Food Security and Nutrition in Small Island Developing States (SIDS)

18:30 – 20:00 @ Conference Room 7, UNHQ


Breaking Silos: Showcasing Integrated Solutions to Help Achieve SDG 16, Gender and Land Related SDGs

13:15 – 14:30 hours @ Auditorium of the Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, 871 United Nations Plaza

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Launch of the United Nations Decade of Family Farming (2019-2028): synergies and main contributions to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

15 – 17 hours @Conference Room 2, UNHQ

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People and Nature - solutions to accelerating progress towards the 2030 Agenda and averting planetary catastrophe!

8 – 9:30 hours @Scandinavia House

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How can SDGs thrive in adverse political contexts?

8:15 – 9:30 hours @World Vision

RSVP here