APLA participates in the UCLG-MEWA Executive Office meeting

22 Oct 2020
APLA participates in the UCLG-MEWA Executive Office meeting

The Association of Palestinian Local Authorities – APLA participated in the meeting of the Executive Office of the United Cities and Local Governments Middle East, and West Asia Section – UCLG-MEWA, which was held via Zoom technology, in the presence of the Executive Director of APLA Mr. Abdallah Anati, as the co-chair of the organization. The meeting of the Executive Office included a review of administrative reports and reports of activities and programs in addition to a session entitled "The era after" Covid 19: Building the future of cities.

 

During the participation of Mr. Anati in the substantive session about the impact of the "Corona" pandemic on the Palestinian local Authorities in particular, and the Local Authorities around the world in general, he emphasized the need to find quick solutions and implement urgent interventions to enable local authorities to continue their work. He also expressed gratitude for the unprecedented effort that Local authorities around the world have made through the rapid response to the unlimited needs that emerged in the wake of the spread of the "Corona" virus, and they're responding with utmost responsibility and commitment towards citizens. "