Second High-Level Meeting of the Global Partnership: Towards Inclusive and Accelerated Implementation of the 2030 Agenda, 28 November–1 December 2016, Nairobi, Kenya

Preparatory days

The Second High-Level Meeting (HLM2)will be preceded by two preparatory days (28–29 November, 2016), providing the opportunity for a range of stakeholders to meet in advance of the High-level Ministerial segment.

A Workshop to consider findings from the Global Partnership’s second monitoring round.
  • Civil Society
  • Youth
  • Foundations
  • Women
  • Business Sector
  • Local Government

High-level ministerial segment

The two-day high-level meeting(30 November–1 December 2016)will offer a unique platform for heads of state, ministers, heads of major international organisations and leaders from civil society, the private sector, foundations, local government and parliaments to showcase successes and identify innovative approaches.

The meeting will include seven plenary sessions, parallel discussions on bottlenecks, a series of side events, and marketplacestalls for showcasingsuccessful innovation,implementation, and sharing knowledge.

Special focus on empowering women and youth
Accelerated efforts are needed by all partners to unleash the power of youth and women as dynamic contributors to society.The Government of Kenya will lead special focus discussions on Economic empowerment of women and youth – inclusivity and mainstreaming for effective and accelerated development at the HLM2.