NEW YORK, 19 July – Seven parliamentarians were part of Denmark’s delegation to the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLFP). The group included APPG Chair, Hon. Mette Gjerskov MP, and EPF Executive Committee member, Hon. Ulla Sandbæk MP. The other honourable MPs were: Rasmus Nordqvist; Peter Hummelgaard; Magni Arge and Christian Juhl.
As well as attending the HLFP, the parliamentarians conducted side meetings, including one with UNFPA. Denmark’s voluntary national review at the HLFP was presented by the Minister for Finance, Mr Kristian Jensen and Ida Klockmann from the Danish Family Planning Association (DFPA) for the Danish civil society. DFPA provides the secretariat to the Danish APPG.