Strengthening cooperation between local authorities and civil society in Morocco
The city of Tangier, Morocco, hosted the second edition of the Regional Forum of local authorities and civil society (Forum régional des collectivités locales et de la société civile), aimed at strenghtening collaboration and partnerships among local governments and civil society.
Title of the forum, held on 10-11 June, was ‘The challenges for the actions of civil society with local authorities, in the light of the advanced regionalization and of the Agenda Post 2015’ (Les défis de l’articulation de l’action de la Société Civile avec les Collectivités Territoriales dans la perspective de la Régionalisation Avancée et de l’Agenda Post 2015).
The event gathered many national and international participants. It was organised by the Region Tanger Tétouan, by representatives of the authorities participating to the Regional Working Group Tanger Tétouan, and coordinated by the Regional Council of Tanger-Tétouan and by the Programme ART GOLD of UNDP Morocco.
Alfonso Aliberti represented ALDA during the meeting, illustrating the methodology and the work of the Local Democracy Agencies, and liaising with local stakeholders.