From 18 to 25 September, the Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities (VVSG) organises the second edition of its ‘Week of the Sustainable Municipality’.
The Congress of European Municipalities and Regions is the largest and most important gathering of local and regional governments in Europe. It takes place every four years in a CEMR member state.
It offers an open-access database from which first-hand information on local government finances can be extracted and compared between countries.
This year, Parliament has the challenge of approving major reforms, with an emphasis on pension, tax and political reforms.
The UN-Habitat Assembly was the first of its kind, replacing the traditional UN-Habitat Governing Council. The organized constituency of local and regional governments welcomed the universal membership o
The meeting was the opportunity for local government associations to share their experiences and knowledge on how to raise awareness on the role of local government in achieving the global goals, improve coordination and alignment of national strategies and local plans and budgets in addition to
"We want to declare Latin America as a territory of peace" was the spirit evoked by the Mayor of Sucre and FLACMA President, Iván Arciénega, who led the meeting.