The Malaysian Urban Forum is a national level forum that aims to promote inclusive debates and discussions towards developing and improving our sustainable urbanization strategies, policies and programs. The focus of the Malaysian Urban Forum will be the platform it provides to the local multi stakeholders in:
Capacity building, tools and national support for implementation of the SDG’s and the New Urban Agenda;
A permanent multi stakeholders platform for continuous dialogue, inputs and feedback;
Putting the local and urban dimensions at the centre of national priorities;
Elaborating and reviewing National Urban Policies;
Providing solutions to changing trends and challenges.
These shall serve as inputs to Governments at national, state and local levels and develop frameworks for cities in Malaysia to voluntarily report on their local implementation efforts.