(Construction) - On June 27, the delegation of the Ministry of Construction led by Deputy Minister Le Quang Hung attended the 11th World Urban Forum (WUF 11) in Katowice, Poland.
The theme of this year's forum was "Transforming Our Cities towards a Better Urban Future", which aimed to address solutions for current problems: Poverty, inequality, environment recession, climate change and conflict. It also calls for action and commitment from Governments around the globe.
|The delegation of Ministry of Construction attended the 11th World Urban Forum in Katowice, Poland.|
After the Opening Ceremony, there were 40 networking events in the Forum. The Vietnamese delegation visited and connected at 20 connecting events with countries, including events such as Malaysia's Open Discussion session with the participation of the Malaysian Minister of Housing and Local Government for a policy approach that promoted the sustainability and urban resilience agenda creating its livable cities and communities.
|The delegation visited exhibition booths.|
The delegation participated in the event of connecting session 6 on Cities + Culture + Climate; Networking session 15 on the Implementation of the Spanish Urban Agenda (SUA); Session 12, among Finland and international partners and representatives of local and regional governments, representatives from the national associations of local governments and international organizations.
In addition, the delegation also attended Special Session 2: Urban Data and Circular Economy. During the program, the delegation of the Ministry of Construction also visited 90 exhibition booths introducing innovative solutions of international organizations, community organizations and leaders in the process of sustainable urbanization from all over the world. The delegation will participate in sideline meetings with organizations at the 11th World Urban Forum from June 27-28 in Poland.
By Khanh Phuong