#HLPF2019: Building Momentum on the Grand Challenge of Inequality and Exclusion

SDG 16 Hub

This side event will: 

  • Feature the launch of a Challenge Paper on Reversing Inequality and Exclusion.
  • Present examples of successful policy initiatives taken by a number of countries and stakeholders to deal with rising inequality and exclusion.
  • Highlight examples of international and national implementation and commitment, with a focus on innovative approaches, visions, models, and tools that member states have developed in line with their national circumstances and priorities.
  • Deepen engagement on the Pathfinders’ grand challenge of inequality and exclusion and build support amongst member states and key stakeholders for the work on advancing social, political and economic inclusion and equality.

Speakers include:

  • H.E. Mr. Bambang Brodjonegoro, Minister of National Development Planning, Indonesia
  • H.E. Mr. Zied Ladhari, Minister of Development, Investment and International Cooperation, Tunisia
  • H.E. Mr. Kang Jeong-sik, Deputy Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Korea 
  • H.E. Ms. Annika Söder, State Secretary to Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden
  • Ms. Winnie Byanyima, Executive Director, Oxfam International


To register for the event click here.