Final Declaration of the Third World Forum of Local Economic Development

The final declaration of the Third World Forum of Local Economic Development has been finalized after a very intense gathering which involved almost 2000 participants coming from 130 different countries.

This document reflects the debates, exchange of experiences and the sharing of good practices which have been characterizing the works of the Forum, with the aim of reaffirming a shared vision of local economic development at the global level and promoting LED as an effective means to achieve sustainable development as well as the new global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) officially launched last September.

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