Networking in Europe - Objectives

  • Contribute to the promotion and achievements of the MDGs (particularly goals 2, 7,8) at a local, national, European and global level
  • Networking between Local Authorities and NGOs at a local, national and European level
  • Contribution to poverty reduction
  • Strengthen the cooperation within the partner cities of the proposal, with twin towns and the cities of the Climate Alliance network
  • Foster synergies and facilitate a structured dialogue on development within the partner cities
  • Consolidate exchanges between non-state-actors and local authorities networks about best practices and thematic experiences
  • Integrate development approaches within the EU’ s ongoing politics
  • Strengthen the interaction between network platforms and EU institutions
  • Increase political pressure on national governments to commit the MDGs