The European Committee of the Regions and the OECD are pleased to invite you to the OECD 6th Roundtable on Cities and Regions for the SDGs. President of Helsinki region, Markku Markkula, Mayor of Braga, Ricardo Rio and Mayor of Warsaw, Rafał Trzaskowski will be among the speakers.
The Roundtable will bring together key stakeholders from cities, regions, national governments, the private sector, civil society, academia, philanthropy and international organisations to:
- Launch three OECD reports on i) Reshaping Decentralised Development Co-operation in Germany; ii) Decentralised Development Co-operation: A Global Policy Toolkit and Guidance for Practitioners; and iii) City-to-city partnerships to localise the Sustainable Development Goals
- Analyse the progress on SDG11 on Sustainable Cities and Communities as a contribution to the 2023 UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF)
- Present the preliminary results of an OECD-Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN)–European Committee of the Regions (CoR) survey on “The role of cities and regions for the SDGs in an uncertain geopolitical context”
- Discuss the role of cities in promoting sustainable food systems and addressing the food crisis generated by Russia’s war of aggression against Ukraine.