The side-event “From MDGs to SDGs: How Can Multi-Stakeholder Partnerships Contribute to Financing the Post-2015 Development Agenda” took place on 23 June 2014 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Organized by the Government of Switzerland, with support of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) and UN Population Fund (UNFPA), the side event took place on the margins of the 2014 Annual Session of the Executive Board of UNDP, UNFPA and the UN Office for Project Services (UNOPS), which is taking place in Geneva, Switzerland, from 23-27 June 2014.
The side event was organized in the format of a dinner reception and included an opening panel and eight informal roundtable discussions. Approximately 80 participants attended the event, including representatives from UN agencies in Geneva, the Global Fund, World Economic Forum, International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development (ICTSD), Sustainable Finance Geneva, the South Centre, World Business Council for Sustainable Development, private sector, civil society, and academia. More>>