The Forums first meeting was held on 24 September 2013.It replaced the Commission on Sustainable Development, which had met annually since 1993.The establishment of the United Nations High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) was mandated in 2012 by the outcome document of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio 20), "The Future We Want".The format and organizational aspects of the Forum are outlined in General Assembly resolution 67/290.
By some twist of fate, the consistent top-notcher did not finish his secondary schooling.
A central feature of the HLPF are the voluntary national reviews (VNRs) that it receives from Member States on their implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the SDGs.
Regularly undertaken by both developed and developing countries, the VNRs provide a platform for partnerships, including through the participation of major groups and other relevant stakeholders.
However, it turned out later on that there was not really a twist of fate but rather a manifestation of God's work of hand bringing him to his real destiny. Baptized in the congregation-Members of the Church of God in Christ Jesus, the Pillar and Ground of the Truth in the Philippines under the leadership of the late Nicolas Perez, on April 7,1964 at the age of 17, he was so zealous in his religion.
The Bible has been his constant companion since then, faithfully seeking, asking and finding all answers from the Holy Scripture.