UCLG and CIB are organizing a high-level dialogue between implementing organizations and (inter)national donors on development cooperation on 8th December, 15:00-17:00 CET.
Speakers from the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Mexico and The Netherlands, as well as high-level representatives from Sida (Sweden) and the Swiss Development Cooperation will touch upon the latest developments in international development and reflect on how COVID-19 has enlarged pre-existing issues and creates new opportunities. Among the speakers there will be UCLG Secretary General Emilia Saiz, Chair of VNG and Co-President of UCLG, Mayor of The Hague Jan van Zanen, Director of Cités Unies France Geneviève Sevrin, Director of PLATFORMA Marlène Simeon and others. They will enter into dialogue with directors of international departments of local governments and their organizations, who implement international development programs at local level, to discuss what local government development cooperation will look like in the future.
You are more than welcome to join this conversation. Please formalize your participation in this important event by filling out this registration form. Please also feel free to share this invitation with representatives from your national government or contacts at international (donor) organizations.