The Division for Sustainable Development Goals, at the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA/DSDG) and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) are organizing the 2020 edition of the SDGs Learning, Training & Practice – a series of capacity building and knowledge workshops held at the HLPF, featuring speakers and experts from academia and other sectors on crucial topics related to the implementation of the SDGs under review in 2020.
The 2020 Edition of the SDGs Learning, Training & Practice will feature workshops focusing on enhancing capacity of stakeholders on the six entry points showcased in the 2019 Global Sustainable Development Report (GSDR):
Human well-being and capabilities
Sustainable and just economies
Food systems and nutrition patterns
Energy decarbonization and universal access
Urban and peri-urban development
Global environmental commons
Additionally, the 2020 SDG Learning, Training and Practice will include sessions focusing on strengthening capacity and promoting partnerships for the Sustainable Development Goals.
The 2020 SDGs Learning, Training & Practice workshops aim to advance:
Knowledge and skills acquisition
Sharing experiences and peer to peer collaboration
Learning about practical actions and best practices
Practical policy integration and coherence
The course will take place online via zoom from 9:00 am until 10:30 am EST.
- Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism (MLIT), Government of Japan
- Center for Sustainable Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University