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This blog is a space for knowledge-sharing, opinion, advocacy and debate, both between UCLG members and the wider international local and regional government community. Contributions and comments are welcome from anyone who is interested in how sub-national governments can make the world a better place for their citizens.

Read on to discover the most varied, up-to-date and innovative initiatives of local governments and their partners from across the globe.

Post 2015 Development Agenda
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The Global Task Force of Local and Regional Governments is a collective voice that has recently been advocating for the indispensable role of local and regional government leaders and their global organizations. (+)
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Everyone seems to want data or more data. Data that helps target the 'right' people with the 'right' things. Data on the billions who suffer deprivations as legitimation for the entire aid and development business. (+)
Josep Roig, UCLG Secretary General
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Ciudades y Gobiernos Locales Unidos (CGLU) es la organización mundial de gobiernos locales y regionales, así como de sus asociaciones representativas. (+)
Citiscope
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Habitat III, Urban Agenda - 08/01/2015
Quito, Ecuador has been selected to host the next United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development — a major global gathering held once every 20 years. (+)
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Urban innovation - 10/12/2014
One city per continent emerged as winners of the 2014 Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation, selected by a jury and announced in Guangzhou, China on November 28. (+)
ONE WORLD – Our Responsibility Sustainability at the Municipal Level
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With the ‘Charter for the Future: ONE WORLD – Our Responsibility’ the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) has launched a dialogue process. (+)

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