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UCLG pays homage to Pawel Adamowicz, Mayor of Gdańsk
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- 15/01/2019
The worldwide family of local and regional governments gathered in United Cities and Local Governments shares the sadness of the family of Mayor Paweł Adamowicz and the people of Gdańsk. United Cities and Local Governments joins European cities in the memorial today at noon. May the legacy of the Mayor live on and may his ideas and values on solidarity, freedom and democracy remain with the city of Gdańsk. (+)
Good Practices, Success Stories and Lessons Learned in SDG Implementation
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LocalizingSDGs, SDGs - 09/01/2019
Submit your contribution! Three years into the implementation of the 2030 Agenda and the sustainable development goals (SDGs), many Governments, UN entities, international and regional organizations, Major Groups and other Stakeholders, are planning or have initiated evidence-based stock-taking of progress. (+)
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New year - 20/12/2018
A message from Emilia Saiz, Secretary General of UCLG Dear UCLG Members and Partners, 2018, my first year as Secretary General, has been a thrilling experience, in which I witnessed how the team at the World Secretariat has endeavored to better connect with our membership. (+)
One year of collaboration: outcomes of the 2nd Steering Committee of the World Observatory on Subnational Government Finance and Investment
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Local Finances - 19/12/2018
On 17 December 2018, UCLG co-chaired with the OECD the 2nd Steering Committee of the World Observatory on Subnational Government Finance and Investment. Jointly with founding partners, the AFD and UNCDF, the Observatory presented results achieved and lessons learned to the members of the Steering Committee, including a strong representation of UCLG regional and metropolitan sections and other partners of the GTF. (+)
Mayors from Around the World Celebrated the International Day of Persons with Disabilities by Launching the Cities for All Campaign and the Global Compact on Inclusive and Accessible Cities
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Accessibility - 17/12/2018
On Monday December 3, 2018, World Enabled and the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) hosted a celebration of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and the historic launch of the Cities For All global campaign and the Global Compact on Inclusive and Accessible Cities. (+)
Launch of the Peer Learning Note 24 on Local and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction
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City-to-city learning - 14/12/2018
The practices shared by the 15 participating cities at the peer learning workshop held in Surabaya last September as well as the lessons learnt are now available for the whole network through the new Peer Learning Note 24. The publication has been officially launched during the UCLG ASPAC retreat at the beginning of December that was held back-to-back with the ceremony of the Guangzhou Award (+)

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