While you were watching the World Cup, we picked our top-scorers for the Global Goals

The High Level Political Forum brings countries together tor review progress towards scoring the most important goals. Photo: Freya Morales/UNDP

Here are five teams to watch out for at this year’s Forum:

1. Top scorers

In addition to the 17 Global Goals, Lao PDR has adopted an 18th Goal to deal with unexploded remnants of war. Photo: UNDP Lao PDR

2. Moving the goalposts

At the HLPF, Bhutan will share its progress toward achieving the Global Goals. guided by the country’s ‘Gross National Happiness’ philosophy for development. Photo: UNDP Bhutan

3. A league of its own

193 countries adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in September 2015. UN Photo

4. No spectators

No one is a spectator at the HLPF: Governments, business, civil society and citizens all have a role to play in implementing the 2030 Agenda. Photo: Rob Few/UNDP Afghanistan

5. Rules of the game

To achieve the ambitious Global Goals, we all need to be part of the team. Photo: Dylan Lowthian/UNDP
The author demonstrates her unbounded enthusiasm for the Global Goals. Photo: Hannie Meesters

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