As part of the wider G20 process, the Urban 20 (U20) track provides an opportunity for leaders of cities around the world to discuss and underline their contribution to solving the major challenges facing the world.

On 3 September, mayors will therefore come together to highlight the importance of promoting a fair and sustainable recovery through effective local governance and services. As already highlighted in the communiqué released in June, there is much in the agenda which is close to the interests and values of libraries.

IFLA will be attending this event as an observer and representing the Culture2030Goal network.