First SDG Summit under the auspices of the United Nations General Assembly

On September 24 and 25, 2019, the first Summit meeting of the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) was held in New York under the auspices of the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). Its theme was “Accelerating the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development”.

Given that 2019 is the year that marks the end of the first review cycle for the implementation of the SDGs (HLPF 2016-2019), as agreed in the 2030 Agenda, during the SDG Summit world leaders carried out a comprehensive review of this first cycle progresses, and the definition of measures to accelerate the achievement of the Objectives.

In this infographic we explain the first working cycle of the UN High-Level Political Forum (2016-2019), and how the SDG Summit marked the end of that cycle, which will restart in 2020:


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