The 2018 Metropolis Annual Meeting came to a close on 29 August with the launch of the Gauteng Declaration, in which the attending members, as well as representatives from partner organisations such as the UCLG, UCLG Africa and ICLEI, showed their commitment to building more inclusive metropolitan cities and city regions, in every aspect of human development.
The declaration was read by Magda Popeanu, Vice-President of the Montreal Executive Committee, as part of the closing ceremony for the event. The full text of the declaration can be found here:
- United Cities and Local Governments, UCLG
- UCLG Africa
- International Association of Public Transport, UITP