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- 23/04/2012
With the support of the Ford Foundation and Cities Alliance, the local and regional authorities networks and partners agreed on 22 April on joint messages that were presented to the Secretary General of the UN, Ban Ki Moon.  The joint messages stress the importance of acknowledging the... (+)
- 18/04/2012
UCLG notes the installation of the UEMOA Council of the Local Governments, an important advance for dialogue between local and regional authorities and regional institutions in Africa. Thanks to the mobilization of the national local governments associations (Benin, Burkina Faso, Côte D’... (+)
- 18/04/2012
During its Annual Forum, PLATFORMA invites the European Commission to clarify its strategy of collaboration with the local and regional authorities for development cooperation. PLATFORMA organized their annual forum in Florence, Italy, the 2nd and 3rd of April of 2012, with the participation of a... (+)
- 16/04/2012
A mission to Mozambique in march supported the cities of Xai Xai, Lichinga, Manhisa and Maputo to coordinate their strategies and involve partners through précising and negotiating areas of support and decentralized cooperation. Besides Porto Alegre, the mission  was joint by 2 networks... (+)
- 13/04/2012
A High-level Local and Regional Authorities’ delegation is to meet the United Nations Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon on 23 April at UN Headquarters in New York.   "With half of humanity living in cities today, urbanization is a critical issue for Rio+20 - the United... (+)
- 11/04/2012
With half of humanity living in cities today, urbanization is a critical issue for the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, also known as Rio+20, which will take place from 20 to 22 June in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), the United Nations said today. Cities are where the pressures of migration,... (+)