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HLPF 2019 Bulletin #3

I. Register! Join us for a webinar on providing practical information on how to engage in the July 2019 HLPF!

When: 29 April 2019
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM EST (New York time)

Click here to register for the webinar.
Click here for more information about the webinar.

II. Apply! Seeking expert speakers to represent the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities at the July 2019 HLPF

The Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities is seeking expert speakers for the July 2019 HLPF. Persons with disabilities must apply by filling out the application form below.

All speaker applications will be reviewed by a Selection Committee. We are inviting interested individuals to become part of the Selection Committee.


Click here for more information.

Apply to be an expert speaker by filling out this form.
Apply to be part of the Selection Committee by filling out this form.

III. Let us know! Will you attend the HLPF?

Please let us know if you intend to participate at the HLPF by filling out this short SurveyMonkey.
IV. Save the date! Registration will open for the July 2019 High-level Political Forum on the 1st of May

Click here for more information about registration.
V. News! We are speaking for the first time at the Financing for Development Forum!

This event marks the first time that a person with a disability is an official presenter at a FfD Forum: Jose Viera, permanent representative of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities, will speak as a lead discussant on domestic public resources in the context of persons with disabilities.


Click here for more information about the FfD Forum.
VI. Information! Preparatory work undertaken by the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities towards the July 2019 HLPF
  • All Regional Forums on Sustainable Development were attended by representatives of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities
  • Official submission on behalf of the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities to the High-level Political Forum entitled: “Ensuring inclusion and equality for persons with disabilities: education, employment, reducing inequalities, climate change, and peaceful and inclusive societies”
  • Official side event proposal entitled “Reducing inequalities: a look at persons with disabilities” submitted
  • SDGs in Action Film Festival
  • Contribution by the Stakeholder Group of Persons with Disabilities to the ECOSOC thematic report
  • Contribution to MGoS statements for EGM 10
  • SDGs Learning
VII. Information! High-level Political Forum Draft Programme

A draft programme for the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development and the high-level segment of ECOSOC is now available. Click here for the draft programme.
If you have comments, questions, or information to share, please email:
HLPF2019@ida-secretariat.org
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