NEW YORK, 18 July - Hon. Petra Bayr MP attended the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLFP). Hon. Bayr is the chair of the Austrian APPG and was recently elected as Vice President of IPPF’s European Network.
In a statement on her participation at the HLPF, Hon. Bayr said: "Parliamentarians can make a decisive contribution to the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), they can decide on the appropriate laws, oversee their governments in the implementation of the SDGs, but also create awareness of this global roadmap towards a sustainably functioning world in their constituencies.”