International high-level dialogue forum

Shaping a globalised world

Making the Case for Sustainability in Municipalities and Regions Worldwide

27-28 November 2019
Deutsche Welle, Bonn

Programme

Millions of people marched on the street in support of better climate protection and more sustainable ways of living and doing business this year. Many other still do not believe in the need of a fundamental transformation. Persuading people and organisations, then, is still a key task in embedding the SDGs at local and regional level.

How can local projects and initiatives maximize the support of local citizens? What kind of new democratic procedures are needed in this regard? And what is the right way of partnering with business actors to bring about change?

Interviews

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"There is a need to amend tender procedures"
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"This is fundamentally an issue of procedural justice"
Interview with Mithika J. Mwenda on climate justice and the voice of marginalized communities
sef: insight 9|2019

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