The Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments (GTF) joins international networks of local governments together in joint advocacy on the role of local governments in sustainable urban development and international policy processes. Its focuses particularly on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals, the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, and the New Urban Agenda.
The GTF advocates that local decisionmakers are included in international policy processes. It collaborates on behalf of the local and regional governments on the global stage.
It endeavors to ensure the contribution of local governments to sustainable urban development worldwide.