Localizing SDGs

Looking for partners for the European Commission call on city-to-city partnerships?

PLATFORMA has received several requests for partnerships from cities around the world that want to t...
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New deadlines for the European Commission call on city-to-city partnerships!

The deadline to send applications (concept notes) to the European Commission call for proposals ...
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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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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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Do you want to build new city-to-city partnerships? Take part to the European Commission new call!

You missed the 2018 European Commission call for proposals “Local Authorities: Partnerships for su...
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Promising meeting with Commissioner Urpilainen’s cabinet

Mid-January, our team met Commissioner Urpilainen’s cabinet member Renaud Savignat. The discussion...
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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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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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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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CEMR seminar on the SDGs: paving the way towards 2030 in Europe

A wind of change is blowing through Brussels. MEPs have just settled in the European district and th...
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At PLATFORMA’s meeting, UCLG gathers partnerships for an SDG Module 4

(This article was initially published on UCLG website) PLATFORMA partners express interest in applyi...
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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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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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Nine local and regional elected officials will represent PLATFORMA at UN SDG & Climate Summits

A PLATFORMA-CEMR joint delegation of local and regional elected officials is attending the United Na...
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