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Miroslav Lajčák (General Assembly President) at the opening of the meeting untitled "Financing for SDGs - Breaking the Bottlenecks of Investment from Policy to Impact"
11 Jun 2018 -  Remarks by Miroslav Lajčák (General Assembly President), at the opening of the meeting untitled "Financing for SDGs - Breaking the Bottlenecks of Investment from Policy to Impact".
The President of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, H.E. Mr. Miroslav Lajčák identified sustainable development as a priority. He will convene a meeting on Financing for the Sustainable Development Goals on 11 June 2018, bringing together representatives from World Bank, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), regional development banks, and businesses.
The event will provide a platform for stronger public-private partnerships. It also aims to explore what the United Nations can do to better to align itself with the rapidly-changing world of international finance, and to support the 2030 Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda.