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.
United Cities and Local Governments Press release : Unity of the local and sub-national levels of government in the fight against Climate Change
At the initiative of United Cities and Local Governments and its partner networks, Mayors and regional Presidents called upon Heads of State to reach an agreement and affirmed the readiness of the local and other levels of government to work with them as committed and responsible partners. At the press... (+)
4th UCLG Congress 2013 Call for Candidacies Local and Regional Leaders World Summit <sup style=color:#F00;>Extension of the deadline</sup>
The deadline for submission of candidacies to host the 4th UCLG World Congress in 2013 has been extended to 30 June 2010.The 4th World Congress of UCLG will mark the 100-year anniversary of the international municipal movement.This triennal event is a focal point for the local government world and the... (+)
Much to the disappointment of everybody it is now almost certain that no legally binding agreement will be signed in December. The outcome from Copenhagen will most likely be a political declaration setting up a framework to be developed next year. Members of UCLG are called to mobilise : we want... (+)