The 3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development presented in New York and Washington

The Mayor of Turin, Mr. Piero Fassino, met with representatives of the World Bank in Washington and with the UN Secretary-General in New York during his visit in the United States from 6 to 9 December 2014.

These meetings were the occasion to officially present the “3rd World Forum on Local Economic Development” which will take place in Turin from 13 to 16 October 2015.

The presentation of such a global event before the leading figures of these two major international organizations has been organized on the occasion of the American tour of the Orchestra of the Regio Theatre, Turin. Following concerts in Toronto and Chicago, the Orchestra was expected to perform in New York at the Headquarters of the United Nations to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Italy’s entry into the organization.