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- 20/07/2011
Following an initial call for proposals, Cities Alliance has approved in principle the first batch of Concept Notes for funding under the Catalytic Fund.   The Catalytic Fund is a Cities Alliance funding instrument which provides grant support for projects that strengthen and promote the role of... (+)
- 28/06/2011
UCLGJune 28, 2011 The UCLG Executive Bureau meeting in Rabat appointed Josep Roig, as UCLG Secretary General following an international recruitment process. Josep Roig, Secretary General of Metropolis since 2000, has been involved in the Metropolitan Section of UCLG as a founding and active member since... (+)
- 08/06/2011
The UCLG Strategic Planning learning event ’Fostering Learning of the Global South’ was organized from 13 to 15 June 2011 in coordination with the Durban Municipal institute of learning (MILE) and within the framework of UCLG work plan with Cities Alliance. It was  hosted by the... (+)
- 06/06/2011
Following the first round of negotiations held in Bangkok in preparation of the Conference on Climate Change in Durban -COP17-, two weeks of negotiations are taking place in Bonn from 6 to 17 June. UCLG, represented by the City of Nantes and by the City of Dakar, and counting with the presence of its Co... (+)
- 31/05/2011
This second annual meeting of the programme « Support to decentralisation in developping countries » was held in Barcelona on 30th and 31st May.  It has first been the opportunity to analyse the priority requests from associations of local governments in four regions of the... (+)
- 31/05/2011
On 30th and 31st May, more than two hundred local and regional leaders and experts in water and sanitation have launched the "Political Process of Local and Regional Authorities" of the 6th World Water Forum, that will be held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012.   The international conference,... (+)

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