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Cities and local and regional cultural leaders meet in Izmir to shape the future of humanity
- 28/09/2021
Over a year and a half after the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the most difficult crises of the 21st century, UCLG met physically and online for the first time in Izmir, Turkey, for the 4th edition of the UCLG Culture Summit. (+)
 Participants smile with their thumbs during the last live session of the Resilient City training program.
- 27/09/2021
Between September 6-26, participants from 22 cities took part in the Resilient City training program coordinated by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, UCLG, and Metropolis, with the support of UCLG-ASPAC. (+)
UCLG World Forum of Intermediary Cities
Intermediary Cities - 22/09/2021
Following the preparatory meetings held last July, the Second World Forum of Intermediary Cities, “Life Systems for a Resilient Future”, is taking place on 5-8 of October, in Kütahya, Turkey. (+)
- 20/09/2021
It is with a most heavy heart that the global municipal family received the news of the untimely passing of the newly-elected Mayor of Johannesburg, Mr. Jolidee Matongo, who lost his life in a car accident. (+)
- 15/09/2021
It is with deep sadness that the global municipal family received the news of the untimely passing of the Vice-President of the Moroccan Association of Presidents of Communal Councils (AMPCC), Mr. Mohamed Yassine Daoudi. (+)
At the occasion of International Democracy Day UCLG recalls the need for a new generation of participatory local democracy
democracy - 15/09/2021
On the occasion of the International Day of Democracy and building on the work of its Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights and the International Observatory on Participatory Democracy, UCLG gathers the voices of its membership around the world on emerging priorities to reinvent participatory local democracy agendas. (+)