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- 10/04/2012
  On March 28th 2012, the Press Conference and Launch Ceremony for Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation was officially held in the city of Guangzhou, China.   Representatives from the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), the World Association of the Major Metropolises (... (+)
- 22/03/2012
  In presence of the UCLG President and Mayor of Istanbul, Kadir Topbas, as a special guest, the 6th Congress of the Latin-American Federation of Cities, Municipalities and Associations (FLACMA, the Latin-American Section of UCLG) was opened on 21 March 2012. The Congress gathered more than 1,500... (+)
- 20/03/2012
Following the proposal by UCLG Co-President Wan Qingliang, the city of Guangzhou is launching the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation (abbreviated as Guangzhou Award) jointly with UCLG and Metropolis, in an effort to improve the socio-economic... (+)
- 14/03/2012
  On the occasion of the 6th World Water Forum, held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012, 350 local and regional elected officials from accross the 5 continents have met to increase international the mobilization of local and regional authorities on the issues of water and sanitation and to... (+)
- 07/03/2012
  The Standing Committee of UCLG on Gender Equality would like to celebrate the International Women’s Day by highlighting the commitment to work together with UN Women in increasing political participation of women in all spheres of government and starting with the local level. The leadership... (+)
- 05/03/2012
  On the occasion of the 6th World Water Forum that is held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012, 350 local and regional leaders from 5 continents are expected to increase international mobilisation of local and regional authorities in the water and sanitation challenges and to reinforce their... (+)