HLPF 2019 Side Events by SDGWE, GCAP and Partners

Join us for these events organized by SDG Watch Europe, GCAP and our partners!

We also will have two coordination and exchange meetings of SDG Watch Europe:
1) Thursday, 11.7., 14:00-15:00 in the Qatar Lounge in the UN
2) Tuesday, 16.7., 9:00-10:00 in the Qatar Lounge in the UN

Wednesday, 10 July

Leave No One Behind: the 2030 GDP Target
13:15 – 14:45 –
UN Millenium – One UN Plaza
Organised by EEB and others
Contact: Alejandra Peña

Education to End Inequality and Promote Peace
13:30 – 16:00
Episcopal Church Center – Chapel of Christ the Lord, 815 2nd Ave. at 43rd St.
Organized by ASPBAE-GCAP-CoNGO and others
Contact: Cecilia Soriano

Addressing Inclusion, Inequality & Institutions: Grassroots Views On Sustainable Development Goals 4, 8, 10, 16 & 17 And The Links Between Them
14:00–15:45Church Centre – 10th Floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN)
Organized by Misean Cara & hosted by The Salesians of Don Bosco

Thursday, 11 July

Intersectionalities of Gender and Caste: Inclusion and Participation of the Marginalized in SDGs
9:00 – 10.30Church Center2nd floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN building)
Organized by Asia Dalit Rights Forum (ADRF), GCAP and others
Contact: Deepak Nikarthil

Report launch: SDG 10 in Europe: Inequalities in the EU and Beyond
10:30 – 12:00
Church Centre – 2nd Floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN)
Organized by GCAP, SDG Watch Europe and others
Contact: Ingo Ritz


SDG learning workshop: Participatory and Inclusive Tools to Build Capacities in Leaving No  One Behind
10:00 – 13:00Conference Room 5, United Nations Headquarters
Organized by: Wada Na Todo Abhiyan (GCAP India), ATD Fourth World, Action4SD, GCAP, CIVICUS, and others
Register here. Contact: Annie Namala

Youth Aspirations & Climate Urgency: “A conversation on the hopes and demands of grassroots activists in a world threatened by climate crisis” 
14.00 – 15.30 – Commonwealth Joint Office, 685 Third Avenue, Suite 1102, New York

Friday, 12 July

Power to the People: Civic space for Climate Justice, Equality and Decent Work for All
13:00 – 15:00 Ford Foundation – 320 E 43rd St.
Organized in partnership with Action Aid, CIVICUS, GCAP, ICNL and others.
Register here. Contact: Lyndal Rowlands

Civil Society / Solidarity Reception
18:30 – 20:30 –
Korean Embassy
Organized by ADA, A4SD, TAP, GCAP and others
Register here. Contact: Anselmo Lee

Saturday, 13 July

Civil Society Weekend Workshop: Standing Together for Transformative Change
9:00 – 15:00 –
Church Center – 2nd floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN)
Join us to hear from key national coalition partners, to reflect on civil society engagement in the first four years of the HLPF and how we can work together to improve accountability in follow up and review processes. Register here.

Monday, 15 July

Leave No Woman Behind: How to achieve the SDGs for Women with Disabilities and Indigenous Women
14:30 – 16:00
Church Centre – 10th Floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN)
Organized by: GCAP, Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact and others
Contact: Ingo Ritz

Launch: Spotlight Report Sustainability in Europe – Who is paying the Bill ? (Negative) impacts of EU policies and practices in the World
16:30 – 18:00
Church Centre – 10th Floor, 777 United Nations Plaza (opposite UN)
Organized by SDG Watch Europe, GCAP, Social Watch
Contact: Leida Reijhout

Overcoming barriers to reduce inequalities (SDG 10): Policies to leave no one behind and achieve greater equality
7:00 – 8:30 PM Auditorium of the Permanent Mission of Germany to the United Nations, 871 United Nations Plaza
Organized by German Government, VENRO, ILO
contact Johanna Hauf (registration by 11 July)

Tuesday, 16 July

Checks-and-Balances Wanted – How to Better Engage Parliaments in the 2030 Agenda

20-21.30 Permanent Mission of Germany to the UN 871 United Nations Plaza, New York

Organized by Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany, German NGO Forum on Environment and Development, Brot für die Welt, and Together 2030

Contact: Marie-Luise Abshagen (registration by 12 July)

Thursday, 18 July

Delivering the Sustainable Development goals in Europe and in the world
13.15-14.30 Conference Room 12,United Nations Headquarters
Organized by: EU and the Government of Finland

Leaving no one behind in the transition to more sustainable economies
13.15-14.30 Conference Room 1, United Nations Headquarters
Organized by: EESC and the Government of Slovenia (the SDG 10 report of SDG Watch Europe will be presented)



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