Mercociudades the XXI Summit will be held in the city of Santa Fe Argentina from 23 to 25 November, under the theme "Building Resilient Societies within the framework of the Regional Integration".
The Summit is the most important annual event of the Mercociudades Network under which the General Assembly, the highest deliberative body and address, which brings together many of the active members of the Network and constitute an instance of contact with interested international organizations will develop in a joint work.
During the three days there will be lectures by leading specialists, technical visits and also meet the Thematic Units, Groups and Working Committees that arise in response to the need for Mercociudades to work on certain aspects of high concern in the Red and cities.
It is also arranged a special space with funding agencies and international cooperation to create opportunities for dialogue and collaboration between local governments and development institutions and Financing (IDFs) in Latin America
It also will be held within the framework of the event the session "Location of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)", in which experiences on the location of the ODS will be shared and strategies will be discussed to advance the implementation of the new 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda. It will also be offered the workshop "How the ODS can be used by the local authorities to boost the development agenda of your municipality?".
Through the website of the XXI Summit Mercociudades, you can consult the full program of the event, speakers and special guests.