2nd Regional Forum of Local Economic
Development for Latin America and the Caribbean

date 27-30 Jun 2017

venue Tiquipaya, Cochabamba, Bolivia

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At the 2nd Regional Forum of LED for Latin America and the Caribbean, discussions, best practices and exchange of experiences were exposed and shared by different territories. Local Economic Development was further analyzed as a vehicle for the localization of the SDGs, and to build more just, equitable and sustainable societies.

Thematic Focus

  • Innovative public policies to boost competitiveness and transform territorial inequalities
  • Governance and the role of sub-national governments in processes of territorial productive development
  • Urban development, metropolitan regions in the context of development dynamics and territorial cohesion


Plurinational State of Bolivia, Vice Ministry of Autonomy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, the Department of Cochabamba, the Federation of Municipal Associations of Bolivia, the Association of Municipalities of Bolivia, the Association of Municipal Governments of Cochabamba, the Municipality of Tiquipaya, the Association of Councilwomen of Bolivia and the University of San Simón, the global association of United Cities and Local Governments,  the Organization of United Regions, the United Nations Development Programme , the International Labour Organization, as well as the Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity, the Brazilian Service of Support for Micro and Small Enterprises and  the Municipality and Metropolitan City of Turin.

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Report of the 2nd Regional Forum of Local Economic Development

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