Workshop - Governing with the citizen: transparent and accountable local governments in an increasingly urbanized world

Workshop - Governing with the citizen: transparent and accountable local governments in an increasingly urbanized world

14 october
18.00 to 19.30
Venue: 
S6

Description

[UN-Habitat, UCLG-MEWA, Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces (FEMP)]
 
​The aim of this session is to discuss a holistic approach to strengthening local government integrity by highlighting innovative measures that local governments are experimenting to improve transparency and accountability in the field of urban planning and the provision of basic services while ensuring access, quality affordability and safety in the provision, on one side, and the control over the speculative physical development of the city.
 
 

Moderator

Diana López

Head of Local Government and Decentralization Unit of UN-Habitat

Speakers

Murat
Aydin
Mayor of Zeytinburnu, President of UCLG-MEWA Committee on Local Governance