UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT TALKS HOST ALİ YILDIRIM SEZER

United Cities and Local Governments Middle East and West Asia Section (UCLG-MEWA) will host Ali Yıldırım SEZER, Mayor of Gölcük, Member of UCLG-MEWA Supervisory Board/Financial Management Committee and UCLG-MEWA Council as part of UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks.

The online event will focus on the “Role of Local Governments in the Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic and the Normalization Process” and will be held live via UCLG-MEWA’s social media accounts on Wednesday, 30 September 2020, at 15.00 (GMT+3).

We invite you to join us online and share your questions and comments with us.

You can watch the talk through this link.

For your questions: #MEWAtalks

Moderator: Tolga ÖZTÜRK

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