Barcelona Resilience Week: Towards Sustainable And Resilient Cities

Barcelona Resilience Week is a common space bringing together all partners and stakeholders working on resilience with a strong focus on how to advance awareness and knowledge to action. 

Drawing on the parallel events taking place in Barcelona that same week (Smart City Expo World CongressC40 Regional Meeting, among others) Barcelona Resilience Week will showcase a wide array of activities and initiatives from across the world that are making our cities more resilient and strengthening the development and humanitarian agendas.

Barcelona Resilience Week will gather key international actors, together with city representatives, governments, NGOs and innovators to share tried and tested approaches to addressing urban challenges and implementing the Sustainable Development Goals, New Urban Agenda, Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and Paris Agreement.

Barcelona Resilience Week is supported by a number of local and international partners

Source: Urban Resilience

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Start date: 
Sunday, November 11, 2018
End date: 
Friday, November 16, 2018