On the margin of High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2022, a Side Event on UN-Interagency Task Team Perspectives on Capacity-Building in Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) will take place on 6 July 2022, at 7:30 am-9:00 am EDT/1:30 pm-3:00 pm CEST, in a virtual format.
The side event will discuss major policy-making challenges in STI policy for the SDGs and will illustrate the importance of partnerships and collaborations to strengthen capacities and overcome such challenges. The event will also update participants on recent and forthcoming work of the UN Inter-agency Task Team’s Work Stream 6 on Capacity building in STI for the SDGs (UN- IATT WS6) including technical materials developed to support the formulation of SDGs aligned STI policies. The meeting will also be an occasion to seek new partnerships and to hear the views of development partners and government officials on their expectations and recommendations for the future work of IATT WS6.
- Registration: https://forms.office.com/r/2jWKqyy2DP
- UN Inter-agency Task Team Workstream 6 (UN-IATT WS6) on Capacity Building in STI for SDGs: https://sdgs.un.org/tfm/interagency-task-team/capacity
- High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) 2022: https://hlpf.un.org/2022