SDGs

The Basque Country identifies challenges and potential of decentralised cooperation in light of new global demands

Highlighting decentralised development cooperation and reflecting on its differential contribution, ...
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The internationalisation of territories, a major challenge and a strong asset for local governments

The 11th edition of Cités Unies France "Rencontres" of local authorities’ international action ar...
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How regions are organising themselves to deliver the SDGs on the ground

Since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda, local and regional governments have been recognised as key ac...
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Focus on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable development during SALAR’s International Day

On January 20th, our partner SALAR organized its International Day 2020 in Stockholm. More than 180 ...
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Register to the Summer course on Local Governance and Localising the SDGs

The Hague Academy for Local Governance is offering, together with the International cooperation age...
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The prizes of the 2nd Short Committed Films’ Competition just awarded

"Losing my mind" (“Perdiendo el juicio”), by Mario Ventura and Nacho Bonet of the Bendinat High ...
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Have you seen our SDG calendar?

From Monday 2nd December to Tuesday 24th December, there were exactly 17 working days left before th...
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Conclusions on the SDGs: A little step for the EU Council, a big step for local and regional governments

PLATFORMA reacted very positively following the adoption and release of a new set of conclusions on ...
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Conference in the Basque Country: “A local and regional vision in the face of global challenge”

Bilbao will host the European Decentralised Development Cooperation Conference "A local and regional...
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EDLS story: Cités Unies France Escape game to raise awareness on the SDGs

To support the European Days of Local Solidarity (EDLS) 2019 campaign, PLATFORMA is publishing a ser...
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Von der Leyen’s confirmation speech: 7 opportunities and threats for local government

After much delay and uncertainty, the European Union finally has a new team at the helm, led by Comm...
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How towns, regions and their associations can speed up the 2030 Agenda

After two studies with CEMR presenting the overview of the implementation of the Sustainable Develop...
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Deadline 29 November: Survey on the link between decentralised cooperation & the SDGs

Many organisations are striving to design plans and policies to implement – or localise – the Su...
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Check where PLATFORMA and its partners are actively participating at UCLG Congress

From 11 to 15 November, Marlène Siméon, director of PLATFORMA, is taking part at UCLG Congress, to...
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EU and Eastern partner cities are strengthening links around the SDGs

Did you know that over the last 10 years, more than 100 cooperation agreements were signed between l...
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Commissioner hearing: will international partnerships modernise development cooperation?

Jutta Urpilainen, Finnish Commissioner-designate for the newly named portfolio “International Part...
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Local and regional elected leaders attended Sustainable Development and Climate Action summits in New York

A joint PLATFORMA-CEMR delegation was in New York last week to attend the UN summits and high-level ...
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95 Flemish local governments participate in the Week of the Sustainable Municipality

From 18th until 25th of September almost 100 Flemish municipalities celebrated the 4th birthday of t...
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Global Goals Week 2019: a series of events and activities in Latvian municipalities

In the framework of the Global Goals Week 2019 the Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governm...
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Just out: New study on how towns, regions and their associations bring international ambitions to territorial realities

Four years into Agenda 2030, it is clearer than ever that a global shift requires local action. But ...
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