Organized by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), the 6th edition of the triennial UCLG Congress: World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders will be the first UCLG Congress to coincide with the implementation phase of global agendas such as the New Urban Agenda (NUA), the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on climate change.
The meeting will provide an opportunity to present progress in the implementation of the SDGs and their impact at the local level and to evaluate the evolution of the role of local and regional governments in international policy.
For SDG Knowledge Hub coverage of the 5th UCLG Congress, click here.
dates: 11-15 November 2019
location: Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa