The forum offered the opportunity to explore experiences and practices capable of enhancing the importance of LED as a means to realize the development agenda at the local level. The conference was held in conjunction with the final phase of “Expo Milano 2015 – Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life,” and it focused on the strategic role of local policies to improve quality and lifestyles.
The forum promoted global dialogue on LED through participation, the sharing of information and exchange among stakeholders coming from all countries in the world. It encouraged the system making of experiences recognized as good practices. It aimed to raise awareness within governments of policies that can help realize the Post-2015 Agenda at the local level.
Municipality and Metropolitan City of Turin, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity (FAMSI), United Regions Organisation / Forum of Regional Governments and Global Associations of Regions (ORU-FOGAR), Brazilian Service of Support for Micro and Small Enterprises (SEBRAE), International Labour Organization (ILO), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)