Managing Director of PKSF attends the 5th HLPF
The UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has convened the fifth High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) from 10-19 July 2017. At invitation from the Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh, the Managing Director of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), Mr. Md. Abdul Karim has left for New York on 8 July 2017 to take part in this global meet. Mr. Karim will attend other special and side events of this conference.
This year’s theme will be ‘Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world,’ as decided in UN General Assembly (UNGA). Seven of the SDGs will be reviewed in 44 Voluntary National Reviews (VNR). Ministers, Cabinet Secretaries, Deputy Ministers and Registered Stakeholder Representatives from around the globe will attend the HLPF.