Global Urban Agenda: European institutions announce their full support to local governments
Each national delegation has to include a local or regional government representative during Habitat III’s final conference in Quito this autumn. Together, the representatives of the future Slovak presidency, the European Parliament and the Commission have aligned with CEMR and PLATFORMA’s position, presented during the seminar co-organised with the URBAN intergroup on 21 June at the European Parliament.
Regional and local governments hold key to achieve sustainable human development
The vital role that Europe’s local and regional governments can play in tackling global issues of human development in the 21st century such as poverty and inequality, climate change and sustainable cities, in the framework of the newly adopted 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, was addressed at a major seminar in Brussels, on the eve of the European Development Days.
CONNECT: it's all about sharing local expertise
Are you looking for an expert from another country? PLATFORMA and VNG International are presenting CONNECT at the European Development Days 2016 (EDD).