Policy Dialogue - Building the spirit of solidarity

Policy Dialogue - Building the spirit of solidarity

14 october
9.00 to 10.30
Venue: 
S1

Description

Our broad family of local and regional governments has a proud historical tradition of decentralized cooperation and international solidarity. This session explores how local and regional governments can share expertise with one another to improve their ability to tackle common challenges from urban planning to migration.

Moderator

Shipra Narang Suri

Vice-President of General Assembly of Partners towards Habitat III (GAP), Co-Chair of World Urban Campaign, Vice-president of International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP)

Speakers

Ralph Youri
Chevry
Mayor of Port-au-Prince, Haiti
José
Cruz-Osorio
Team Leader of the Responsive and Accountable Institutions team in the Governance and Peacebuilding Division
Luc
Martens
President of Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities (VVSG)
Carlos
Martínez
Mayor of Soria, Member of the Board of FEMP, Vice President of CEMR
Oswar
Muadzin Mungkasa
Deputy Governor of Jakarta
Isaac Ashai
Odamtten
Mayor of Tema Metropolitan Assembly
Abdel
Sadi
Vice President of the Departmental Council of Seine Saint Denis

Parallel Sessions

8:00 to 12:30

Ground field visit in the Guadalupe area (3260 meters high) and its poor peripheric neigborhoods together with staff involved in crisis management. 

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30
9:00 to 10:30

Regions have expanded their role in development, thanks in particular to state reforms over the last decades (e.g., decentralization and regionalization).

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21
9:00 to 10:30

Co-Organizers:
UCLG Committee on Local Finance with the support of the UCLG Committee for Social Inclusion, Participative Democracy and Human Rights

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19
9:00 to 10:30
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41
9:00 to 10:30

[Compact of Mayors, Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy]

+
20
9:30 to 10:00

[Network Hub]
[Metropolis, Berlin]
 

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34