" The first Africa Regional PFD meeting scheduled for Senegal, Dakar on October 3-4, 2016 is indeed an opportunity to take stock of our achievements and limitations since the last Africa Multistakeholder Meeting held in Nairobi, December 2014.
Revisit here in full, David Satterthwaite, Senior Fellow at the International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED), discussing urbanisation at the Policy Forum on Development in Brussels last October.
The "Africa-EU Partnership: renewed impetus" initiative was included in the 2017 Commission Work Programme for the preparation of the EU's strategic objectives and priorities in its relations with Africa in view of the 5th Africa-EU Summit scheduled to take place in November 2017 in Cote d'Ivoire
The 2018 European Regional Meeting of the Policy Forum on Development (PFD) saw the SDGs positioned as the guiding principles behind discussions on urban growth, the role of civil society, and ecological impacts.
The Regional PFD in Africa examine and deliberate African views and positions in regards to the upcoming global conferences: a New Urban Agenda (NUA), which will be approved in the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development, Habitat III