2nd Meeting of Argentinean Educating Cities
The Library Manuel Belgrano of Godoy Cruz (Province of Mendoza) hosts today the 2nd Meeting of Educating Argentine Cities.
The meeting will begin with a welcome ceremony presided over by the Mayor of Godoy Cruz, Mr. Tadeo García Zalazar, and the Director of the IAEC Delegation for Latin America, Ms. Laura Alfonso.
As soon as the ceremony ends, the Brazilian expert Ms Vera Lucia de Oliveira Salvatore will give a conference on “The commitment to building Educating Cities”.
After that, there will be a session of presentation of experiences around the themes of citizen participation and living together, environment and sustainability and the promotion of the rights of children and youth.
Works will continue on the afternoon with a meeting of the Argentinean member cities, during which it will be intended to formalize the agreement of constitution of an Argentinean Network of Educating Cities together with an Action Plan and its internal rules.
At the same time, cities that are not yet members of the Association will be able to get to know the AICE first hand at an Information session. Besides, Godoy Cruz has organized a study visit to various local programs and facilities.
The day will conclude with a Round Table of local authorities with the participation of the Mayors of Mendoza, General. Alvear, Malargue and Godoy Cruz will participate.