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8th meeting of the Commission for Sustainable Territorial Development of ARLEM  

The eighth meeting of the Commission for Sustainable Territorial Development of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly (ARLEM) will take place on Monday, 7 February 2022 at Parc Chanot in Marseille, France. It will take place within the framework of the Mediterranean Worlds Forum organised on Monday 7 and Tuesday 8 February by the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region (South Region) and the French Ministry of European and Foreign Affairs. The Forum will be opened on Monday morning, 7 February, by Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic.

This ARLEM Commission meeting will provide for an excellent opportunity to take part in the Forum's fruitful exchanges, which will complement the work of ARLEM, in particular on youth in the context of the European Year of Youth 2022 and on climate change ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 27) in Sharm el-Sheikh (Egypt) at the end of 2022. The aim of the meeting is to maintain and strengthen Euro-Mediterranean Cooperation to meet common challenges, through dialogue between local and regional authorities, experts and representatives of civil society.

​For more on the Mediterranean Worlds Forum see the save-the-date below. 

​​ Mediterranean Worlds Forum

Save the date

​The Mediterranean Forum,​

organised at the initiative of the President of the French Republic,

will take place in Marseille on 7 and 8 February 2022.

Parc Chanot Convention Centre

114 Rond-Point du Prado

13008 Marseille, France


It will bring together civil society, actors from the Mediterranean basin to

Discuss the following unifying and positive subjects:

  • The environment, biodiversity and sustainable development
  • Education, training and mobility
  • Employment, innovation and entrepreneurship
  • Inclusion and solidarity
  • Culture and heritage
  • The regions in the face of climate change

The Forum will be an opportunity to showcase projects and proposals developed by committed citizens. These discussions will help create networks, build bridges and launch new initiatives aimed at young people and civil society.

Contact Person:  ARLEM Secretariat
Organizer: ARLEM Secretariat