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Upcoming SDSN events are highlighted in the list below.

Global Sustainable Development Report
Date TBD, New York


SDGs for the Mediterranean Region
Date TBD, Greece
Lead: SDSN Greece

African Union Summit
Date TBD, Kigali, Rwanda

SDGs for the Sahel region
TBD, Bamako, Mali
Lead: SDSN Sahel

High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development
11-20 July, New York
Lead: DESA

SDSNedu and UN Staff System Training College Workshop: “Learning and capacity building as inclusive enablers for Agenda 2030”
Tuesday 12th July, New York, UN Conference Building, Conference Room E
10:00am – 1:00pm
Lead: SDSN, UN System Staff College, UNDESA, UNITAR

HLPF Side Event: How to achieve SDG2? Two initiatives to support the development of national transformation pathways
12 July 2016, Conference room 8, UN Conference Building, New York
1:15-2:30 pm
Lead: SDSN, IDDRI, Biovision

HLPF Side Event: Ending malnutrition by 2030: Boosting commitments across the SDGs
Thursday 14th  July, New York, UN Conference Building, Conference Room 10
6:15 – 7:30pm
Lead: SDSN, The Global Nutrition Report, the Government of Ethiopia, and Save the Children International

HLPF Side Event: Measuring Peaceful, Just And Inclusive Societies: Launch of the SDG16 Data Initiative
14 July 2016, Conference Room D, UN Conference Building, New York
Lead: the SDG 16 Data Initiative includes International IDEA, Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), Global Forum for Media Development (GFMD), Namati, Open Society Foundations (OSF), Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Saferworld, Results for Development (R4D), Small Arms Survey (SAS), Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), Transparency, Accountability & Participation (TAP) Network, Transparency International, and World Justice Project (WJP)

HLPF Workshop: Localizing the SDGs: From a Global Agenda to City Action
Friday 15th July, New York, Ford Foundation Building
Lead: SDSN, The Ford Foundation, The City of New York, 100 Resilient Cities

NOVUS Summit – Presentation of Award 
Sunday 17th July, New York, General Assembly Hall
9:00 am – 7:00 pm

ECOSOC High-level segment: The Theme “Implementing the post-2015 development agenda: moving from commitments to results”
18-22 July, New York

Optimizing the role of extractive industries in Agenda 2030
20 July, New York

HLPF Side Event: Implementing the SDGs: Taking stock of the challenge and starting to measure progress
Wednesday 20th July, New York, Westin Hotel Grand Central Ballroom
5:30 – 8:30pm
Lead: Bertelsmann Stiftung, Project Everyone, and UN Academic Impact


7th Annual Ibadan Sustainable Development Summit (ISDS)
21-26 August, Ibadan, Nigeria
Lead: SDSN Nigeria

International Youth Day
12 August, Worldwide
Lead: DESA

World Humanitarian Day
19 August, Worldwide
Lead: OCHA


SDSN 20 meeting (TBC)
3 September, Location TBD
Lead: SDSN

G20 Summit
4-5 September, Hangzhou, China
Lead: G20


World Habitat Day
5 October, Worldwide

Young Researchers’ South Asian Symposium on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
6-8 October, New Delhi, India (Abstract Submission Deadline is September 1, 2016)
Lead: TERI University, SDSN South Asia, UNEP

World Bank – IMF Fall Meeting
7-9 October, Washington, D.C.
Lead: WB/IMF

World Food Day
16 October, Worldwide
Lead: FAO

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
17 October, Worldwide
Lead: DESA

UN Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III)
17-20 October, Quito, Ecuador

World Cities Day
31 October, Worldwide


COP 22
7 – 18 November, Morocco

World Science Day for Peace and Development
10 November

SDSN Greece Launch
11 November


Giving Tuesday
December TBC, Worldwide
Lead: UNDP

World AIDS Day
1 December, Worldwide

Human Rights Day
10 December, Worldwide