The President of the General Assembly (PGA) established a multi-sectoral "Advisory Committee on Sustainable Urbanization" to advise the PGA planning for the High-Level Meeting on the implementation of the New Urban Agenda to be held on April 28, 2022, and other strategic commitments during the 76
The ECOSOC Partnership Forum will be held on 2 February 2022 ,with a focus on how to "Build back better from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) while advancing the full implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development".
This training is based on the 3 learning modules on the SDGs localization and the roadmap designed by the UCLG and Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments, UNDP-Art and UN-Habitat, to support local and regional governments in the formulation, planning and implementation of policies in
Voluntary Subnational Review Workshops
Submitted by uclguser2 on Fri, 23/04/2021 - 17:52
Following the success of the six VSR pilot countries in 2020 and a first encounter on VSRs during the UCLG Retreat in February, UCLG GOLD and CIB working group organized two VSR workshops in March and April in order to keep strengthening the SDG localization process from a bottom-up perspective.
The power of local transformation at the SDG Global Festival of Action
Submitted by uclguser2 on Wed, 14/04/2021 - 17:22
UCLG mayors Carolina Cosse, Mayor of Montevideo and UCLG Incoming Vice-President for Latin America, Jose Manuel Ribeiro, Mayor of Valongo and Thembisile Nkadimeng, Mayor of Polokwane, President of the South African Local Government Association (S
UCLG will participate at SDG Global Festival of Action
Submitted by uclguser2 on Fri, 12/03/2021 - 17:54
United Cities and Local Governments is contributing with two key sessions with the interest of making visible the role of the local governments in the implementation of the Global Agendas, and acceleration of the 2030 Agenda:
The SDG Global Festival of Action will provoke debate and drive action around four cross cutting themes with specific discussions – ideas, approaches and solutions – focused on #TurningItAround for poverty & inequality, gender, climate action and inclusive systems and finance.
This session will be held in the framework of the SDG action zone, which will take place from 22 to 24 September, during the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) High Level Week.
The SDG Moment is an annual event mandated by Heads of State and Government in the 2019 SDG Summit political declaration. This meeting will place the Decade of Action to Deliver the SDGs on the agenda of world leaders and key stakeholders during every high-level week between now and 2030.
Steps towards inclusive national reporting processes on SDGs
Submitted by uclguser2 on Mon, 20/07/2020 - 17:30
In such light, UCLG has kickstarted a pilot project to support monitoring and reporting from the bottom-up in six of the countries that had committed to presenting their Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) in 2020.