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UCLG has launched a new website to promote the local and regional government campaign for a Stand-Alone Goal on Sustainable urbanization. The initiative, supported by cities like Bilbao, Bordeaux, Kazan, Istanbul, Quito and Rabat, to mention a few, comes as part of the awareness raising campaign in the... (+)
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Climate change - 22/11/2013
Local and regional governments take action to address 50% of the global emissions of CO2 linked to the daily running of their communities. As the level of government closest to citizens, local and regional governments have the ability to play a role on issues as diverse as urban planning, consumption,... (+)
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Climate change - 21/11/2013
The Climate change Conference of Parties, COP 19, is taking place in Warsaw from 11 to 22 November. Following the lack of agreement in Copenhagen in 2009, States agreed 2 years ago in Durban to work towards a new international climate action agreement by 2015 that would be applicable to all countries.... (+)
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Post-2015, Global Taskforce - 21/11/2013
Following the UN-Habitat Governing Council resolution 24/3 in April 2013, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted an expert group meeting on 24th and 25th April in Paris, in cooperation with UCLG and the ISOCARP planner network. (+)
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Global Taskforce, Urban SDG - 19/11/2013
Local and regional government leaders and their organizations have gathered together in the and Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments in order to build a joint strategy to contribute to the international policy making debates within the framework of the Post 2015 agenda (+)
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In the aftermath of the devastating typhoon Haiyan that has hit the Philippines claiming human lives and causing huge destruction in numerous cities and regions, the World Organisation United Cities and Local Governments expresses the solidarity and support of mayors and local authorities around... (+)

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