The meeting was the opportunity for local government associations to share their experiences and knowledge on how to raise awareness on the role of local government in achieving the global goals, improve coordination and alignment of national strategies and local plans and budgets in addition to
One of these challenges is the paradigm shift that blurs the boundaries between local, national and global levels, and implies that global actions are also local decisions and actions.
The Congress includes intense days in which, with leading international experts andparticipants will reflect on different areas of good governance as well as the new governance models that are being promoted by different Basque and international public administrations.
Where do we stand? Are we on track? What are the inspiring breakthroughs and success stories that are showing results and impacts? What are the good practices that can be replicated and scaled up? What are the gaps and constraints and how should we address them?
The Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development is a ground-breaking event, positioned to gather and inspire SDGs campaigners and multi-stakeholder partners to scale up and broaden the global movement to take action for the SDGs.