The High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) has established a process of voluntary national reviews (VNRs), which have become a tool for the review and implementation of the 2030 Agenda and its SDGs. Between the years 2016 and 2018, 111 VNRs have been submitted by governments to the HLPF. Since its inception, the HLPF peer review system has been used by governments as a means of monitoring their country’s progress in implementing the 2030 Agenda and its sustainable development goals, and of learning from the experiences and best practices shared by
Forus, did an analysis of the 111 VNRs submitted to the HLPF by governments in the years 2017 & 2018. Its objective was to determine how the Agenda 2030’s commitments on capacity development have been implemented by governments to date.