During such worrying days for the European continent and for the whole World, ALDA welcomes the initiative launched by its member, the Municipality of Gdansk.
The latter, together with European organisations of Mayors – namely ALDA, Eurocities, the Union of Baltic Cities, Metrex, Metropolis, Council of European Municipalities and Regions, Pact of Free Cities and Group Ukraine within the Committee of the Regions – is organising an extraordinary meeting on Monday, March 14th, at 1pm, addressed to all the interested European Mayors.
The call has the objective of planning a concerted action to strengthen the international pressure to end the war in Europe immediately.
A call to all European Mayors to join forces and end the war in Europe
The agenda of the call will be finalised and released on Friday, building up on the following draft agenda:
- Welcoming words – Aleksandra Dulkiewicz, mayor of Gdansk, presidents of European local governments’ organizations (tbc)
- Appeal on further immediate actions in defense of Ukraine – Daria Kaleniuk, International Centre for Ukrainian Victory
- Presentation of the draft joint resolution
- Adoption of the agreed resolutions and directions of further action
The meeting will take place on the zoom. platform (Meeting ID: 946 0462 0566 – Password: 166191)
We warmly invite all local authorities’ representatives to do their best to join the meeting and take concrete, joint, steps towards the resolution of this crisis which is involving us all.