In preparation for Córdoba 2021, the LED approach is discussed during several regional, national and international events, organized by different institutions. There is a continuity of activities between each edition of the forum, including cooperation, capacity building, research and information exchange. These activities are aimed at implementing the action plan from the previous forum and preparing for the next one. They pave the way for more successful results and achievements. Sustained coordination between involved partners and stakeholders plays a vital role in the run-up to the next edition of the forum. Stimulate discussion and contribute to key issues.
Commonwealth Local Governments Forum
Commonwealth Local Government Conferences are held every two years in different regions of the Commonwealth.
The conferences bring together between 500 and 600 key policy makers, professionals and other local government stakeholders, including heads of government, ministers, mayors and council leaders, senior officials and partners from development agencies, academia and civil society. and the business and financial sectors. - discuss policy developments, share and learn about new ideas and solutions and innovative products to help city councils and local governments to improve their processes and services. The conferences provide a unique international opportunity for policy makers and local government professionals to come together and exchange ideas, information and good practices.
SDG Global Action Festival
The Global Action Festival in order to sustainable development is an innovative annual event promoted by the UN SDG Action Campaign with the support of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the German Federal Ministry for Foreign Affairs.
The Festival will bring together the global community taking action to realize the Sustainable Development Goals. It will recognize and celebrate the innovators, convenors, and forward-thinking players who are transforming lives, tackling trade-offs, and generating practical solutions to some of the world's toughest development problems.
The Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development, which takes place in Bonn each year, offers a dynamic and interactive space to showcase the latest innovations, tools and approaches for the implementation of the SDGs. The Festival will bring together a wide range of organizations and individuals, spanning multiple sectors and regions, to build synergies between different groups, increase mutual understanding, and address problems and solutions from multiple angles.