On behalf of the cities gathered together in United Cities and Local Governments and the International Association of Francophone Mayors (AIMF), Gérald Tremblay, Mayor of Montréal and Vice-President of UCLG has expressed their will to participate actively in the efforts to reconstruct... (+)
Launch of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly: a place for local governments at the heart of the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership
This 21st January saw the launch, in Barcelona, of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional and Local Assembly (ARLEM), a new institutional place for dialogue for local and regional authorities at the heart of the union for the Mediterranean (UfM). The conference participants numbered almost 150, seventy of... (+)
The Cities Alliance Annual Meetings shall this year be taking place in Mumbai, India, from 18 to 21 January. Participants shall have the opportunity to hear about urban policies currently underway in India, featuring concrete examples and a special emphasis on the megalopolis hosting them. Among others... (+)
The Presidency and the all members of United Cities and Local Governments express their solidarity with the people of Haiti following the earthquake which has struck the country and devastated their capital city and many others. It is with great sadness that they have witnessed the dramatic unfolding of... (+)
It is with deep regret that the Presidency, World Secretariat and Members of United Cities and Local Governments have learned of the passing away of Uwe Lorenzen, Head of the European Union Department of Local Government Denmark.A remarkably active member of the international movement of local and... (+)
May 2010 be an excellent year for you and for those close to you. May the values that bring together the members of UCLG thrive in the service of peace, democracy, and a sustainable and shared development.