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High-level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond

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September 29
8:00 am - 9:00 am EDT
Add to Calendar September 29 8:00 am September 29 9:00 am America/New_York High-level Meeting on Financing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond

The COVID-19 pandemic and emergency measures to control it, such as lockdowns and travel restrictions, have put public health systems under stress and caused hundreds of millions around the world to lose their livelihoods overnight. In this context, developing countries face the dual challenges of financing the response to the pandemic and avoiding a major debt crisis that could set back progress towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals for many years.

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Jamaica

The COVID-19 pandemic and emergency measures to control it, such as lockdowns and travel restrictions, have put public health systems under stress and caused hundreds of millions around the world to lose their livelihoods overnight. In this context, developing countries face the dual challenges of financing the response to the pandemic and avoiding a major debt crisis that could set back progress towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals for many years.

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