United Nations World Urban Forum 9 World Stage – Home Run Presented
Next City, a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world invited Mayor Cabaldon to present on the West Sacramento Home Run to an international audience at the United Nation’s World Urban Forum 9 in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. Next City will host the “World Stage” from February 7 to 13, 2018. Next City built on their successful World Stage presentations at the United Nations Habitat III in Quito, Ecuador.
Next City provided a platform for urbanists in the public, private, nonprofit and academic sectors to share their expertise and examples of how they are addressing the central theme of WUF9, “Cities 2030, Cities for All: Implementing the New Urban Agenda.” Mayor Cabaldon addressed workforce development professionals from philanthropic organizations, non-profit organizations and elected officials from cities across the globe. He was joined by Mayors from throughout the United States to share ideas and solutions to the challenges of 21st century urbanization.