The aim of this session is to share and discuss not only the new challenges produced by the crisis and the measures and instruments that are being implemented in the territories, but also to show the value and power of local and regional governments to provide responses at critical moments for em
Local Economic Development
United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), as member of Local Economic Development World Forum and Intermediary Regional Forum’s Executive Committees, co-organized some panel discussions about natural resources’ sustainable management in Amazonia, which raised a large participat
New Dates to be confirmed
"We want to share challenges and opportunities of global and local economic development. Our country is part of the G20 but almost 30% of its population is considered to bepoor.
From 17 to 20 October 2017 the city of Praia (Cape Verde), hosts the 4th World Forum on Local Economic Development (World LED Forum).
Representatives of over 100 cities from around the world, among them numerous metropolitan mayors and members of UCLG, gathered in Milan to sign the Urban Food Policy was signed by the Mayor of Milan, Giuliano Pisapia, along with his counterparts from cit
Local is human, local is efficient, local is beautiful – these were key messages of Pope Francis in the opening ceremony of the 3rd World Forum of Local Economic Development (LED), which took place between 13 and 16 October in Turin, Italy.
From 13 to 16 October 2015, the City of Turin will host the Third World Forum of Local Economic Development (LED Forum).