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(11th meeting) Ensuring that no one is left behind: Challenges of countries in special situations - High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development 2016
18 Jul 2016 -  18th session - Discussion on “Ensuring that no one is left behind: Challenges of countries in special situations"
This session will highlight the particular challenges faced by small islands developing States, landlocked developing States and Least Developed Countries as well as countries in conflict and post-conflict and particular challenges of the middle-income countries as they undertake implementation of the 2030 Agenda. Panellists will address a range of sustainable development issues including multidimensional poverty; climate change; entrepreneurship and trade; and education and discuss areas for partnership and support from the international community. Building on the discussion from sessions of week one, this Ministerial level session will focus on action-oriented policies to ensure that no one—and no group of countries—is left behind.