The voice of local and regional governments reaches the High Level Meeting on the review and follow up of the New Urban Agenda convened by the H.E. the President of the United Nations General Assembly
New Urban Agenda - 12/05/2022
On the occasion of the High-level Meeting on the review and follow up of the New Urban Agenda convened by H.E. the President of the United Nations General Assembly Mr. Abdulla Shahid, the organized constituency of local and regional governments gathered in the World Assembly of Local and Regional Governments. The World Assembly is convened by the Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments (GTF) and facilitated by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). (+)
An International summit of Mayors for the Climate will be held on July 1st and 2nd in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, a joint initiative meant to be a “COP of cities” in Africa.
Anne Hidalgo, co–president of UCLG, Mayor of Paris, President of the International Association of Francophone Mayors and Robert Beugré Mambé, Secretary General of the International Association of Francophone Mayors and Vice President for Africa of the C40, will hold an international summit of Mayors for climate on July 1 and 2, a joint initiative with the AIMF, meant to be a “COP of cities” in Africa. (+)
How can Commoning, Housing systems, Urban health, Sanctuary cities and Democracy contribute to urban and territorial equality?
With the aim to define an urban and territorial equality agenda, UCLG and the KNOW program (led by University College London) have brought together hundreds of contributors from local & regional governments, civil society organizations, the academia, international partners, and UCLG commissions & committees. Together, we have collectively defined six pathways to equality: Commoning, Caring, Connecting, Renaturing, Prospering and Democratizing. (+)
The International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) and United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) invites local and regional governments to submit their proposal for the 16th edition of the award. This Award is delivered annually to recognize successful experiences and public policies on... (+)
Join our peer learning event on Local and Regional Government (LRG) actions towards Migration and Displacement in contexts of crisis from the 11-13 April, organized by UCLG as part of the Mayors Mechanism (MM), co-steered with the Mayors Migration Council (MMC) and the International Organization on Migration (IOM) (+)
The World Assembly of Local and Regional Governments Five years after the agreement on the New Urban Agenda by Member-States, the first review on its implementation (Quito+5) will take place in New York from 26 to 28 April 2022 through the High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly... (+)