5-7 October 2011, Seville, Spain
Thematic focus: “Planning, Economy and Local Governance: new perspectives for times of change”
Organizers: FAMSI, UNDP and Andalusia Employment Service.
The 1st Forum was the culmination of a fruitful collaboration between decentralized cooperation networks and Local Development Agencies. The aim of this Forum was to create an active platform dedicated to the study, reﬂection, sharing of experiences and the design of local development strategies around the world. It provided the opportunity to present the territorial experiences on how to ﬁll the gap between the contextualization of the economic development and its practical application for sustainable human development and counted on the participation of over 1,300 representatives and delegates from 47 countries, representing diﬀerent local development actors.