Deputy Secretary-General’s Remarks at the Opening Session of the Asia-Pacific Forum on Sustainable Development

2019 will be a defining year for the 2030 Agenda; and the regional forums will pave the way for our first stocktaking on the SDGs in the General Assembly in September.

Asia-Pacific is a region like no other.  This is an incredibly diverse group of countries.

Deputy Secretary- General Amina J. Mohammed

From large economies to the small island states, from G20 economies to countries facing long-lasting crises and seeking a transition back into development. From middle to low income countries – this region is a microcosm of our global community. More