Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing Asia-Pacific Consultation for the 2017 Annual Regional SDG Report under the ESCAP/ADB/UNDP Asia-Pacific SDG Partnership
The 2017 session of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) will consider the theme "Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world". The "Expert Consultation on the 2017 Regional SDG Report" which will take place on 29 November 2016 at the UN Conference Centre in Bangkok as part of ESCAP SDG Week, will help shape the regional dialogue on this theme.
The Expert Consultation will support the preparation of a regional report for the fourth session of the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development that will provide Asia-Pacific perspectives to the deliberations of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) of 2017.
This regional report will be produced under the ESCAP/ADB/UNDP Asia-Pacific SDG Partnership, which aims to deliver high-quality knowledge products and facilitate high-level policy dialogue for the effective implementation of the SDGs.