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STI Forum 2018 – Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs

June 5 - June 6

As part of the Technology Facilitation Mechanism mandated by the 2030 Agenda and the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, the annual collaborative Multi-stakeholder Forum on science, technology and innovation for the sustainable development Goals (STI Forum) is expected to “provide a venue for facilitating interaction, matchmaking and the establishment of networks between relevant stakeholders and multi-stakeholder partnerships in order to identify and examine technology needs and gaps, including with regard to scientific cooperation, innovation and capacity-building, and also in order to help facilitate development, transfer and dissemination of relevant technologies for the sustainable development goals.”

It will “discuss science, technology and innovation cooperation around thematic areas for the implementation of the sustainable development goals, congregating all relevant stakeholders to actively contribute in their area of expertise.”

The third annual Multi-stakeholder Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the Sustainable Development Goals (STI Forum) will take place on 5-6 June 2018.

The WFEO UN Relations Committee (WURC) will participate in the organisation of the Side event “Systems Analysis and Capacity Building for Transformative Change toward Achieving the SDGs and long-term sustainability”
 

For more information

Report on the WFEO participation in the UN Session of STI Forum on Science, Technology and Innovation for the SDGs

Venue

New-York
United States

Organizer

United Nations
Website:
http://www.un.org/en/index.html