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OECD Forum
Announcements
- 21/03/2017
El segundo Foro de la OECD sobre gobernanza de las infraestructuras tuvo lugar el 20 de marzo en París con la participación de CGLU. Josep Roig, Secretario General de laorganización, puso sobre la mesa la perspectiva de los gobiernos locales y regionales en este debate de alto nivel sobre gobernanza de infraestructuras. (+)
UCLG statement on local data
Announcements
- 21/03/2017
On Monday, 20 March, at the start of the second week of the 61st UN Commission on the Status of Women, the UCLG Standing Committee on Gender Equality was invited to make a statement to the Interactive Expert Panel on “Enhancing the availability and use of data and gender statistics to support accelerated implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.” (+)
UCLG delegation meeting UN Secretary General
Announcements
- 16/03/2017
In the framework of the 61st UN Commission on the Status of Women in New York, the newly installed Secretary General of the United Nations, António Guterres invited a number of UCLG’s female political leaders to meet in his office to discuss the role of local and regional governments in contributing to the achievement of the global agendas. (+)
Blog
- 15/03/2017
Perspective from the CSW 61 in icy New York by Emilia Saiz (+)
#BeCounted
Announcements
Gender Equlity - 14/03/2017
A delegation of locally elected women of UCLG is visiting New York to bring their perspectives to the 61st UN Commission on the Status of Women. On Monday 13 March, in the framework of the CSW delegation, UCLG co-organized the special event “Locally elected women: making the SDGs happen” with UN Women to highlight the relationship between gender equality and local and regional governments. Deputy Secretary General of UCLG, Emilia Saiz, introduced the event by presenting UCLG’s #BeCounted campaign for the development of data to support SDG indicator 5.5.1.g> (+)
CSW61
Announcements
- 10/03/2017
A delegation of 20 locally elected women will be in New York from 13-17 March for the 61st UN Commission on the Status of Women. The delegation will be led by Mayor of Paris and UCLG Co-President, Anne Hidalgo, Councilor for Feminisms and LGBTI of Barcelona and President of Metropolis Women, Laura Pérez, and Mayor of Bangangté and President of REFELA, Célestine Ketcha Courtès. (+)

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