Headquartered in Geneva, UNECE is one of the five UN regional economic commissions. With its 56 member States, UNECE promotes economic development, including urban sustainability. It is of one the principal partners of GCH in Geneva.
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.
The UNECE Forum of Mayors enables direct engagement of Mayors at the international level to exchange concrete actions and innovative solutions on urban resilience. It fosters inclusive multilateralism in International Geneva.