UNITED IN THE MEDITERRANEAN AND INTERNATIONAL PRICE AL IDRISSI. (Palermo, Italy, 14-15 May 2012)
The Sicily Region organisedin Palermo, on the 14th and 15th of May, an important international event to promote networking of local authorities and stakholders on local governance, in the Mediterranean area. They also seized the opportunity to devolve the Price Al Idrissi to eminent people from the North and South of Mediterrean for their contribution to the development a common culture of peace and prosperity.
ALDA took an active part in the event, among the other international network of local authorities, as one of the key actor in promoting local governance and citizens participation. During this event, it was also officially launched the cooperation with the upcoming General Assembly of ALDA, on the 7th of June 2012, the President of the Sicily Region, Mr. Raffaele Lombardo, will have a key note speach.
Mrs. Valmorbida, the Director of ALDA, strengthened the importance of decentralised cooperation in the area of MED, with a full participation of civil society.