Training events should focus on developing skills and knowledge of the WUF9 participants and targeted audiences, by providing “how to” approach to development challenges with innovative tools, methodologies and instruments to support the implementation of the New Urban Agenda and the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
The call for training events closed on 24th November 2017. The selection process has started and the WUF Secretariat will be in contact with the organizers in the next days. Only one training event per organization will be accepted for further selection process. Selection will be announced 10 December 2017 onwards.
To carry out the Training Event, it is a pre-requisite that the organization holding the event has the required funds, including own travel and accommodation, if the event is selected.
All Training Event organizers will be requested to self-report on their event activities to the World Urban Forum Secretariat to be part of the WUF9 report. More information on the reporting format will be provided after the selection process is completed.Below are the criteria for assessing applications, apart from regional balance and thematic relevance: