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Over 300 representatives from Tunisian and French local and regional authorities took part in the meetings on decentralized cooperation that took place in Monastir on the 8 and 9 November. These two friendly encounters were the occasion for French local and regional authorities to reaffirm their... (+)
- 09/11/2012
ECOCITY, the world summit of sustainable cities, organized in partnership with ECOCITY BUILDERS and all network actors of cities took place in Nantes on 25 – 27 September 2013. The programme of ECOCITY 2013 was organized around the four priority challenges for sustainable cities: finance,... (+)
Peer Learning - 08/11/2012
Maputo City, UCLG Committee of Urban Strategic Planning, eThekwini municipality through MILE, Durban NGO Asiye Etafuleni, Brazilian cities and the ILO, organized and are currently holding a peer learning event on "the conditions of informal vendors in the city". This event brought together... (+)
- 08/11/2012
The UCLG Committee on Culture held its 8th meeting on 20th September 2012 in Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain) and agreed on a new Board of the Committee:  Lille-Métropole was elected as President; the cities of Buenos Aires, Mexico and Montreal were elected as Co-Presidents, and the... (+)
Inequalities - 30/10/2012
The 2nd UN High Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda took place in London from  29 October to 2 November hosted by the British Prime Minister David Cameron. Dr. Kadir Topbaş, Mayor of Istanbul and President of UCLG, voices the views of local and regional governments in... (+)
- 09/10/2012
United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) is pleased to announce the 2013 World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders - 4th UCLG World Congress. Delegations from over 100 countries around the world are expected to the Summit, which   will bring together leaders of local and regional... (+)