Launch of the Peer Learning Note 28: Inclusive Local Citizenship & Migration
UCLG Learning Agenda - 09/07/2021
Key Lessons from the Mediterranean City-to-City Migration (MC2CM) Peer Learning on Inclusive Local Citizenship hosted virtually from 16 to 18 March 2021 by Grenoble, France, together with UCLG’s Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights now available in English, Spanish and French. (+)
The voice of Local and Regional Governments at the Paris Generation Equality Forum
genderequality - 01/07/2021
Last 30 June – 2 July the international community and gender equality advocates gathered at the Generation Equality Forum in Paris. The historical event marked the conclusion of a two-year multi-stakeholder process to mobilize commitments and investments 25 years after the Beijing World Conference on Women. (+)
UCLG & Feminist Municipal Movement Commit to Generation Equality
genderequality - 30/06/2021
The Generation Equality Forum in Paris, last 30 June – 2 July, 2021, marked a major inflection point on the international agenda for gender equality. Stakeholders as governments, including local and regional, private sector, NGOs, trade unions, young feminist movements and many other, have got together over the past couple years and the result is a collective 5-year journey to accelerate equality, leadership and opportunity for women and girls everywhere.   (+)
Cities, regions and their associations claim to play a major role in mobilising post-COVID stimulus funding ahead of the 2022 meeting of the Malaga Global Coalition
Local Finance - 15/06/2021
On Monday 14 June, 2021, UCLG in collaboration with the FMDV, UNCDF and the City of Malaga, convened a session on The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on local finances one year after its outbreak, and the role of local and regional governments in the recovery plans. Bringing together local and regional governments and their associations, this session laid the groundwork for the next meeting of the Malaga Global Coalition for Municipal Finance, to be held in early 2022. (+)
U20 Rome-Milan poster with logos of Rome, Milan, C40 and UCLG with the #Urban20 and title “Urban 20 calls on G20 to empower cities to ensure a green and just Recovery”.
Urban20 G20 - 17/06/2021
Urban 20 calls upon G20 nations to foster greater collaboration with cities and local governments to accelerate solutions to the climate crisis, COVID-19, and the economic and social recovery (+)
Mayors and cultural actors meet in Izmir and virtually for the official launch of the 4th Culture Summit of UCLG
CULTURE SUMMIT - 11/06/2021
Following the successful UCLG Culture Summits held every two years since 2015, UCLG officially launched its 4th Culture Summit in Izmir, Turkey, under the title “Culture: Shaping the future”. (+)