Newsletter 111




Newsletter 111 |  January 2023

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The projects against gender violence won the VIII Regional Best Practices Awards
On November 20th, during the Annual Assembly of the United Regions Organization, President Rachid El Abdi announced the five projects recognized by the VIII Regional Best Practices Awards. This initiative, jointly convened for the eighth time by ORU Fogar and UNDP, highlighted technological projects in 2021, particularly those enhancing connectivity, and agricultural and environmental projects in 2022, with a focus on SDG 12 "Responsible Consumption and Production." In 2023, the first three awarded projects are dedicated to gender equality, specifically addressing the challenge of violence against women.
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Regions against gender-based violence
On 23 November, on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the Catalan Regional Ministry of Feminism and Equality and ORU Fogar organised a webinar entitled "Regions against Gender Violence" in which eight outstanding good practices were presented.
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The foundations were set for the 6th World Forum on Local Economic Development in Seville
From 17 to 18 October, the Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity, FAMSI, organised the event "Alliances for just, inclusive and sustainable transition". The two days were aimed at preparing for the 6th Local Economic Development (LED) Forum, during which the five organisations that initiated this adventure in 2010, two United Nations agencies (ILO and UNDP), the local government network UCLG and the regional government network ORU Fogar, together with FAMSI, reiterated their commitment to the Forum. 
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Presentation of the Gender Equality Working Group
Tània Verge Mestre, Minister of Equality and Feminisms, Government of Catalonia
Claudia Martinez, Secretary of Women, Government of the Province of Cordoba 

On the 20th of November, we addressed you in the Bureau and the General Assembly with the aim of presenting and approving a very important proposal that reflects the commitment that ORU Fogar has always had to advance towards a global policy of social justice, balanced development and cohesion.
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