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European Union - 10/04/2019
“The EU needs to take a local shift”. This is in substance what European local and regional leaders voiced yesterday during a debate with prominent MEP candidates from different political groups. (+)
In Tunis, UCLG co-organizes technical Consultation on SDG 16+
Transparency - 29/03/2019
On March, 26 and 27, UCLG co-organized a technical consultation on the establishment of Inclusive Local Institutions, with UNDP, the Tunisian Republic and the Global Alliance for SDG 16. (+)
Latin American Congress of Local Authorities puts sustainable development at the centre of debates
The Latin American Congress of Local Authorities took place from 27 to 29 March in Santiago de Chile. On this occasion, the FLACMA congress was organized by the Latin American Federation of Cities, Municipalities and Associations of Local Governments (FLACMA) and the Chilean Association of Municipalities (AChM). (+)
UCLG partakes in the global dialogue regarding the role of the private sector in sustainable urban development
The roundtable organized by UN-Habitat in collaboration with the City of Mannheim took place on 25-26 of March with the aim of advancing partnerships with the private sector to accelerate the achievement of the goals of sustainable development in cities. (+)
Culture, an essential part of UCLG's policy
The UCLG policy councils are the mechanisms that nurture and shape the Organization's political priorities. In the framework of the UCLG Culture Summit and as part of the Executive Bureau, they hosted political meetings focusing on the role of culture as the fourth pillar of sustainable development. (+)
The Global Policy Forum on Development (PFD) shows that multi-stakeholder partnerships are key for the accomplishment of the Global Agendas
- 26/03/2019
Between the 13th and the 15th of March 2019, the Global Policy Forum of Development by the European Commission was held in Brussels. This year’s meeting was looking as a milestone one: many new partners from Civil Society have joined the Frame Partnership Agreement, and the dynamic has raised a new level in the Dialogue between the EU and its partners. (+)