How are cities accelerating progress towards the SDGs? And how can cities and human settlements contribute to a transformation towards sustainable and resilient societies?
Join a discussion on how urban poverty, climate change, exclusion, conflict prevention and inequality are tackled by cities of the world, and how the SDGs under review at this year’s High-level Political Forum are being implemented at the local level. The discussion will take place during an event entitled The SDGs In Action: Working together for inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable cities and human settlements, organized by the UN Sustainable Development Group during the High-Level Political Forum.
The event will illustrate how the UN Development System works together to support Member States, local governments and other non-state actors to implement the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the sub-national level, with a particular focus on the imperative to leave no one behind. In addition to a number of keynote speakers, the event will include senior government representatives, mayors and civil society members.
The event will be livestreamed via web.tv.un.org.
*Further information about the event can be found on UNSDG webpage where this information was originally published. To access it, please click here.
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