The Commission may consult the platform and the management committee on any matter relating to the Sustainable Development Goals.
(a) support and advise the Commission and all stakeholders involved on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals at Union level through, inter alia, contributing to the reflection work preparing for the long term implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals as mentioned in the Commission Communication of 22 November 2016 on "Next steps for a sustainable European future: European action for sustainability", as well as to the assessment of the progress made and making suggestions for more effective implementation on this basis.
(b) support and advise the Commission in relation to Commission events on sustainable development and help to prepare the selection process of an annual sustainability award.
(c) provide a forum for exchange of experience and best practice on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals across sectors and at local, regional, national and Union level, where stakeholders can engage in debates about sustainable development and pro
Commission Decision on setting up the multi-stakeholder platform on the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals in the EU (C(2017) 2941 final)