As announced by Emilia Saiz, Secretary General of UCLG, during the organisation's World Council, the 5th World Forum of Local Economic Development (WFLED) will be held from 26 May to 1 June 2021.
Local Economic Development
The session will host a debate with representatives from three continents on the concrete experiences of Local and Regional Development Agencies, their countries and regional networks, to address the consequences of the crisis and enable a transition towards more inclusive and sustainable societi
UCLG's Committee on Local Economic and Social Development will offer an online mentored training addressing the issue of economic recovery after the crisis caused by COVID-19, especially from the perspective of innovation.
The aim of this session is to share and discuss not only the new challenges produced by the crisis and the measures and instruments that are being implemented in the territories, but also to show the value and power of local and regional governments to provide responses at critical moments for em
United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), as member of Local Economic Development World Forum and Intermediary Regional Forum’s Executive Committees, co-organized some panel discussions about natural resources’ sustainable management in Amazonia, which raised a large participat
New Dates to be confirmed
"We want to share challenges and opportunities of global and local economic development. Our country is part of the G20 but almost 30% of its population is considered to bepoor.
From 17 to 20 October 2017 the city of Praia (Cape Verde), hosts the 4th World Forum on Local Economic Development (World LED Forum).