The World Economic Forum (WEF) is the International Organization for Public-Private cooperation. It provides a platform for leaders from all stakeholder groups from around the world – businesses, governments and civil society – to come together and drive positive change, including in cities which are faced with numerous challenges brought by urbanization.
Geneva Cities Hub and several partners have recently launched a Coalition for the participation LRGs in the UPR. The coalition seeks to promote the involvement of LRGs in the UPR, to garner support for human rights at all levels of governments and enhance their implementation on the ground.
This briefing on the 1st session of the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee (INC) to Develop an International Legally Binding Instrument on Plastic Pollution (Plastic Pollution INC-1), taking place in Punta del Este, Uruguay, from 28 November to 2 December, will be held within the framework of the Geneva Beat Plastic Pollution Dialogues.