Statement: Local and Regional Governments mourn the loss in the tragic crash of flight ET 302

ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability and United Cities and Local Governments UCLG on behalf of all the organizations gathered in the Global Taskforce, would like to express our sorrow and sincere condolences to the families of all the victims of the crash of the flight ET 302. Our hearts are heavy with the loss of our dear colleagues of the United Nations, delegations, and all members of the international community who were on the way to Nairobi.

On behalf of the constituency of local and regional governments, and as participants in the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, we want to share our solidarity with all families, colleagues and friends, and to let them know their absence will be felt.

Our thoughts are with you all,



Gino Van Begin ,                                                       Emilia Saiz
Secretary General,                                                   Secretary General,
ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability        United Cities and Local Governments

Source: UCLG