For some years, the Committee on Urban Strategic Planning has been overseeing the activities of CityFuture and has noted its substantial evolution. Last year in particular, the Co-president E-Thekwini (Durban) engaged continuously and constructively in supporting the UCLG Peer Learning... (+)
Over the past few years CityFuture, a partnership of the Cities Alliance, the Norwegian Government and UCLG, has enabled members in Africa and Latin America to engage in peer learning and South-South cooperation. The peer agenda and the outcomes in Southern Africa continue to attract more... (+)
The 32nd AIMF General Assembly, the International Association of Francophone Mayors, will take place in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, from 25th to 28th November. The central topic for this General Assembly will address “City, Intercultural Dialogue and Peace”. With an approach of... (+)
Decentralisation - 04/10/2012
Over the past four months, UCLG's project "Supporting Decentralisation in Developping Countries" has carried out important advances in its support to building dialogue between local authorities and regional institutions of integration in Africa, Latin America, and Southeast Asia. ... (+)
The 2nd Franco-Lebanese Assizes of Decentralized Cooperation, organized by the UCLG bureau in Lebanon, Cités Unies France and the French Embassy, took place in Beirut (Lebanon) with some 300 participants taking part in the event opened by Mr Najib Mikati, President of the Lebanese... (+)
Invitation for financial directors of African cities to take part in the “Africities” Summit, Dakar from 4th to 8th December 2012.
For its sixth edition, the Africities Summit will take place in Dakar from 4th to 8th December and the Committee on Local Finance for Development proposes to bring together financial directors from large African cities. Thanks to the financing obtained through its... (+)