Local and regional governments should have a seat at Habitat III negotiation table
Frédéric Vallier, Secretary General of CEMR, representing PLATFORMA and UCLG, called for Local and Regional governments to be active participants in the Habitat III process, not just spectators, at an event in the European Parliament in Brussels.
The resilience of decentralized cooperation partnerships in the areas at risks
Cités Unies France organizes on 19 May in Paris a transversal workshop and multi-country, for local authorities, members of the association, in co-operation in areas at risk.
PLATFORMA wants Local and Regional Governments’ voices to be heard in Habitat III process
Members of PLATFORMA – the European Voice of Local and Regional Authorities for Development – adopted key recommendations towards Habitat III process. This joint Declaration, which complements the Global Task Force (GTF) of Local and Regional Governments’ recommendations, comes before the conclusions of the European Council on Habitat III to be issued on the second week of May.