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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.

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For a vision of territorial solidarity at national and international level: towns, cities and regions responding to new challenges at the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders in Rabat. 2013 will be a decisive year for towns, cities and regions all over the world. From 1 - 4 October 2013, United... (+)
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Housing - 29/11/2017
Housing councilors from New York, Barcelona and Lisbon demand a greater commitment from national governments to tackle speculation (+)
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- 26/02/2014
Last January, Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia, did something that no other city its size had done before: It made all public transit in the city free for residents. City officials made some bold predictions about what would result. (+)
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- 25/02/2014
Escenarios de evolución del marco normativo para las relaciones internacionales de los gobiernos locales y regionales. Agustí Fernández de Losada, Director del Departamento de Estudios y Asistencia Técnica Internacional de Tornos Abogados (www.tornosabogados.com). Coordinador de la Comunidad de Expertos del Proyecto AL-LAs. (+)
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- 25/02/2014
Entrevista a Josep Roig, Secretario General de Ciudades y Gobiernos Locales Unidos, para el Monográfico de la Asociación Internacional de Ciudades Educadoras sobre “Ciudad, Inclusión Social y Educación”. En los últimos años los miembros de CGLU han incorporado en su acervo el concepto de “derecho a la ciudad”. (+)

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