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- 08/10/2012
UCLG is pleased to attach herewith the agendas of the World Council and Executive Bureau meetings to be held in Dakar from 4 to 6 December 2012. On behalf of the Presidency of United Cities and Local Governments, the President of UCLGA and the Mayor of Dakar, I am also pleased to send you the... (+)
- 29/10/2012
Metropolis, the Metropolitan Section of UCLG, has launched a new interactive map of members:   The service will not only benefit member cities but provides a valuable visual representation of the Metropolis’ network, giving greater visibility to cities,... (+)
Human Rights - 29/10/2012
The Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights of the international organization United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), the Centre for Social Studies (CES) of the University of Coimbra (Portugal), the municipalities of Saint-Denis and Aubervilliers, and the conurbation... (+)
Guangzhou Award - 23/10/2012
The Technical Committee of 2012 Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation today announced the result of the Guangzhou Award Technical Committee assessment. 15 short-listed initiatives and 30 deserving initiatives for the award were selected based on the criteria of innovativeness, effectiveness... (+)
Food security - 24/10/2012
The Organization of Regions United FOGAR (ORU – FOGAR) and its Core food security group, presided by the Basse-Normandy Region, co-organized the 2nd Summit of World Regions for Food Security, with the Municipality of Medellin and the Antioquia Province in Colombia. The Summit took place in... (+)
- 22/10/2012
Mr Gérard Collomb, Senator Mayor of Lyon and President of Greater Lyon, met Mr Kadir Topbas, Mayor of Istanbul and President of UCLG on Friday 14th October in Istanbul. This was the first time a delegation from Greater Lyon travelled to Istanbul and demonstrates the real commitment on behalf of... (+)