Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017

29 Mar 2017 to 31 Mar 2017
Bangkok, Thailand

Pursuant to ESCAP resolution 72/6 Committing to the effective implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in Asia and the Pacific, Governments and other stakeholders will convene at the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development (APFSD 2017) on the theme of “Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing Asia-Pacific.”

As an inclusive regional intergovernmental forum, APFSD 2017 will engage member States, United Nations and other institutions, and major groups and other stakeholders in dialogue on (1) Regional perspectives on the implementation, follow-up and review of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including in depth review of the theme and SDGs: 1, 2, 3, 5, 9 and 14 and 17, the cluster of goals to be discussed by the High-level political forum on sustainable development (HLPF) in 2017; and (2) Strengthening implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Asia-Pacific, including the consideration of a draft regional road map for implementing the 2030 Agenda in Asia and the Pacific, with a view to strengthening implementation efforts.

The proceedings of the Forum will be broadcast live through the ESCAP YouTube channel.

The event will be preceded by a civil society forum, capacity building workshop for countries submitting Voluntary National Reports to the HLPF, and other events.

Queries may be directed to: escap-apfsd@un.org

Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development 2017

Statements

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Opening Session

Agenda Item 2(a)

Member States

Major Groups and Other Stakeholders

 

Agenda Item 2(b)

Member States

Major Groups and Other Stakeholders

Agenda Item 2(c)

Member States

Major Groups and Other Stakeholders

 

Agenda Item 3(a)

Member States

Major Groups and Other Stakeholders

Agenda Item 3(b)

Member States

UN system, international organizations and other agencies

Major Groups and Other Stakeholders

Official Documents

Documentation for the Fourth Session of the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustinable Development is available from its official documents page.

Other Documents

Information for Participants
E/ESCAP/FSD(4)/INF/1
[English only]
Tentative Programme
E/ESCAP/FSD(4)/INF/3
[English only]
Side Event Schedule
[English only]

Roundtables

Registration to participate in the in-depth review of the cluster of goals during APFSD4.

2017 Cluster of Goals
[English only]
Roundtable Information
[English only]

Side Events