Participation in Special Session on VLR at WUF10 - 25 Feb 2020From 8 to 13 February 2020, the Tenth Session of World Urban Forum (WUF10) was organized and convened by the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) in Abu Dhabi.
Director Endo participated in the Forum and made remarks at the Special Session on "Voluntary Local Review (VLR)" held on 9 February. He first explained efforts of the Government of Japan to promote the SDGs and then introduced VLR cases of local governments in Japan (Kitakyushu, Toyama, and Shimokawa). The session was also attended by Ms. Meimner Mohamed Sharif, Secretary-General of UN-Habitat.
The coverage of the Session is available on the UN Web TV website at: http://webtv.un.org.