Annika Strandhäll is no longer a government minister, Minister for Social Security
Sweden and the HLPF 2019
The UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable development will meet in New York on 9-18 July 2019.
The theme will be "Empowering people and ensuring inclusiveness and equality". The set of goals to be reviewed in depth is the following:
- Goal 4 - Quality education
- Goal 8 - Decent work and economic growth
- Goal 10 - Reduced inequalities
- Goal 13 - Climate action
- Goal 16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions
Goal 17 to strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the global partnership for sustainable development is reviewed every year.
To find out more about Sweden’s main messages for each of the goals that are being reviewed at HLPF, click the respective link above.
Sweden will host a side event together with Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on tackling climate-related security risks, conflict and equalities. For more information visit https://www.sipri.org/