Octavi de la Varga
Octavi de la Varga Secretary General Metropolis Barcelona, Spain

Biography

He is Metropolis SG since June 2017 & has vast experience in the field of international NGOs, local government networks & international relations. He holds a degree in law, a Master in European Studies, a Post-Degree in International Humanitarian Aid & a Post-degree in International Relations.

Sessions

Save to calendar 19-11-2019 17:00 19-11-2019 19:00 Europe/Madrid Metropolitan Governance: Connecting Urban Cores with their Peripheries

There is no one-fits-for-all formula. The models of metropolitan governance vary according to different factors as each city has its peculiarities due to historic and political reasons. However, tackling metropolitan challenges in line with Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals calls for a shared vision among all the stakeholders involved. How to strengthen urban governance to significantly empower cities and solve citizens’ problems?

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