The Retreat which took place the 26 and 27 of February was a gathering of representatives of the whole UCLG MEWA section.
In the framework of the Global Strategic Dialogue Meeting - Accelerating the delivery of the SDGs in cities, UCLG will participate with a moderation in " Making cities better clients and investors better financiers" dialogue.
During the all-day meeting, local and regional governments, as well as partner institutions were invited to share their assessment on the progress made and current challenges in achieving the SDGs.
In advance of the High Level Political Forum in 2019, where the topic of the Thematic Review will be ‘Empowering People And Ensuring Inclusiveness and Equality’ and will include SDG 16 on peaceful, just and inclusive societies, this meeting is a
The workshops built on the inspiring experiences of the ongoing preparation of Barcelona’s Voluntary Local Review, the lessons learned from the roll-out of the dashboard of local indicators by the Flemish association of cities and towns (VVSG), the legacy of the Guangzhou Awards and other reporti
Local Governments and their Associations are forerunners in the localization process of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) worldwide. Many local leaders are committed to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda and their politics build upon the principles of the SDGs.
The event was jointly organized by UN-Habitat, the United Nations Capital Development Fund - UNCDF and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with UCLG.
This high-level event on localizing the Sustainable Development Goals will be co-organized with Local2030. UNDP will also be closely involved and UCLG has been invited to be involved in the Steering Committee in representation of the constituency.
Where do we stand? Are we on track? What are the inspiring breakthroughs and success stories that are showing results and impacts? What are the good practices that can be replicated and scaled up? What are the gaps and constraints and how should we address them?
The Global Festival of Action for Sustainable Development is a ground-breaking event, positioned to gather and inspire SDGs campaigners and multi-stakeholder partners to scale up and broaden the global movement to take action for the SDGs.