Conference "SDGs: Opportunities for SDG Implementation for the Russian Cities and Instruments for Evaluation of its Development"
The conference is organized by the National Research University Higher School of Economics and the S & M Agency in partnership with the National Network of the UN Global Compact.
The conference will discuss the prospects and possibilities of applying the goals of sustainable development until 2030 in the strategies and development programs of cities and regions of the Russian Federation, mechanisms and tools for assessing their achievement in Russia, including in the context of the implementation of national projects. The conference will also consider ratings / indices and other external assessment tools for the sustainable development of Russian cities. The S & M agency plans to present at the conference the results of the Sustainable Development Rating of Russian Cities for 2017 (185 cities with a population of over 100 thousand).
Representatives of federal authorities, authorities of Moscow and other cities of Russia, representatives of the business community and NGOs, leading Russian universities and research organizations, experts in the field of sustainable development and the green economy, environmentalists and media representatives are invited to participate in the conference.