Connecting cities through the new industrial revolution

United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO )
Finance Center for South-South Cooperation (FCSSC)

BRIDGE for Cities – Belt and Road Initiative:
Developing Green Economies for Cities

This annual large-scale event aims to advance the implementation of the
Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) as well as the New Urban Agenda.

The event promotes the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
and is dedicated to support additonal engagement of municipal officials and development stakeholders
in inclusive and sustainable urban-industrial development initiatives.

PS: “4.0” symbolizes the 4th Industrial Revolution as well as the 4th edition of the event …

The event will aim at providing a wide and multidisciplinary perspective
on how cities can tap into advanced technologies and new industrial solutions
to enhance the quality of life for their citizens by reducing cities’ carbon footprint,
improving public services as well as creating new jobs and attracting skilled Labor.“
(source: annoncement in the official program)