First Urban 20 Mayors Summit

October 29, 2018 - October 30, 2018 The Buenos Aires Exhibition and Convention Centre, Argentina.

The first Urban 20 Mayors Summit offers a unique opportunity to showcase the increasingly important role that cities play in responding to global challenges, such as climate change, and their contribution to a fair and sustainable development.

The U20 Mayors Summit Open Day will take place on October 29th. It will be open to an international audience and enable interactions with mayors from all around the world. There will be panel discussions and talks held to engage mayors, high-level urban stake-holders, financial and development institutions, and global change-makers on the role of cities in relevant G20 priority areas, including climate action, the future of work, social integration, women empowerment and access to finance.

The high-level segment of the U20 Mayors Summit will take place on October 30th. It will present the contributions of U20 to the G20 Heads of States. U20 Mayors will be invited to discuss and approve the final U20 Communiqué for the future orientation of U20 in 2019. The 2018 U20 Communiqué which will be formally presented to Argentine President, Mauricio Macri, and 2018 President of the G20 at an exclusive meeting with the Mayors, for consideration by the G20.

For general enquiries about the U20 Summit please contact: thesummitbuenosaires@urban20.org

For further information about the U20 Summit please visit: www.urban20.org

To register for the U20 Summit please visit: http://www.urban20.org/summit/en/the-summit-registration