This session organized within the framework of the 7th European Conference on Sustainable Cities & Towns showed the commitment of public authorities towards protecting and promoting universal human rights at the local level. How cities can act as laboratories for global instruments will be debated.
Facilitator: Yves Lador, Permanent Representative to the United Nations for Earth Justice,
Ramin Pejan, Human Rights Officer, Special Procedures Branch, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights
Maryna Yanush, Environmental Affairs Officer, Arhus Convention Secretariat
Patrick Lambert, Executive Director of Environment, Metropolitan Council of Dunkerque, France