SDGs

Opinion article | EU global response to COVID-19: a global pandemic with local solutions!

This op-ed by PLATFORMA Director, Marlène Siméon, was originally published in English in Euractiv...
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PFD Consultation 2020: Share your experience of development cooperation with the EU!

New deadline: 18 May. It has been almost seven years since the Policy Forum on Development (PFD) was...
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Flemish mayors explain the Sustainable Development Goals in video

In a short film launched by the Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities (VVSG), the mayors ...
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UCLG-CIB Webinar: Local & regional governments in the SDG reporting process – Towards the HLPF 2020

United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and the Capacity and Institution Building (CIB) Working G...
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Cités Unies France “Rencontres” postponed to September

The 11th edition of Cités Unies France “Rencontres” of local authorities’ international actio...
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The internationalisation of territories, a major challenge and a strong asset for local governments

[dates updated on 2 April 2020] The 11th edition of Cités Unies France "Rencontres" of local author...
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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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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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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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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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Training sessions on the 2030 Agenda by Fons Mallorquí

Fons Mallorquí organises a training day on the 2030 Agenda to discuss and learn about proposals on ...
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New book on cross-border integration and paradiplomacy

On 18 September the publication Integración y paradiplomacia transfronteriza: experiencias comparad...
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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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