Local Government Association of Zambia President Christopher Kang’ombe is in Brussels, Belgium to participate in the 6th edition of the forum dubbed “Cities and Regions for Development Cooperation.”
The forum which is jointly organized by the European Commission and the European Committee of the regions started yesterday and will focus on partnerships supporting urban development and helping deliver the sustainable development goals at the local and regional level.
The forum will also discuss how municipal international cooperation and peer learning could be used as tools to address challenges associated with sustainable urban development.
And Kang’ombe is confident that his participation at the forum will provide him an opportunity to establish effective partnerships and synergies to fast-track the attainment of on Sustainable Development Goals.
kang’ombe is also expected to share challenges they are facing as local authorities in serving communities and how they are addressing them in the country.