Second Regional Seminar for the Asia-Pacific Region Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Second Regional Seminar for the Asia-Pacific Region Parliaments on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
27 - 28 May 2019 - Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Organized jointly by the Inter-Parliamentary Union and the State Great Hural of Mongolia

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Monday, 27 May 2019
  • 08:00 - 09:00
    Registration
  • 09:00 - 09:30
    Opening session Welcoming keynote addresses by senior officials of the State Great Hural and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Group photo
  • 10:00 - 11:30
    Session I: Results obtained by Parliaments in the region by overseeing the implementation of the SDGs: The role of self-assessment
  • 11:30 - 11:45
    Coffee break
  • 11:45 - 13:15
    Session II: Education as a critical precondition to break the cycle of poverty
  • 13:15 - 14:15
    Lunch
  • 14:15 - 15:45
    Session III: Ensuring good health and well-being for all through the SDGs
  • 15:45 - 16:00
    Coffee break
  • 16:00 - 17:30
    Session IV: What are the lessons to be learned and what preventive measures can be taken to fight against climate change?
  • 18:30 - 20:30
    Official Dinner hosted by H.E. Mr.L.Enkh-Amgalan, Vice-Chairman of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia and Chairman of the Inter-Parliamentary Group of Mongolia
Tuesday, 28 May 2019
  • 08:30 - 10:30
    Roundtable Discussions
  • 10:00 - 11:15
    Session V: Engaging with citizens to ensure national ownership and support monitoring of progress
  • 11:15 - 11:45
    Closing session – Adoption of the outcome document
  • 11:45 - 13:00
    Lunch
  • 14:00
    Field visit
  • 17:00
    Dinner hosted by H.E.Mr. Zandanshatar Gombojav, Chairman of the State Great Hural (Parliament) of Mongolia