In order to assist the cities in preparing their project documentation for submission to the International Municipal Investment Fund, UNCDF has set up a Technical Assistance Facility - IMIF-TAF.
Local Finance and Development
The Joint Tranining Programme will take place on 27-30 November in Mashhad, Iran.This four-day training event will be jointly presented by UN-Habitat (Land & GLTN Unit in collaboration with Urban Economy Branch), the Global Fund for Cities Development (FMDV) and the Metropolis International T
The three-day Annual Meeting was opened by Pieter Jeroense, Deputy General Director of VNG, followed by the remarks of Jelte van Wieren, Director of the Department for Stabilization and Humanitarian Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands.
UCLG Committee on Local Finance for Development during the COP21 from December 2 to 8 in Paris
UCLG Committee on Local Finance participated in the World Summit Climate and Territories,organized on 1 & 2 July in Lyon-France, by the Rhône-Alpes Region.
The debates on new local financing systems at the Third International Conference on Financing for Development in Addis Ababa-Ethiopia (13-16 July 2015) will be critical to the quest for sustainable urban developm
Local and regional governments support article 31 of revised draft and call for commitments to tackling the urban infrastructure investment deficit in the Financing for Development Outcome Document.
By Wolfgang Obenland, Global Policy Forum
On the occasion of the hearings with civil society and the business sector organized by the United Nations General Assembly as part of the preparation of the third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3), the Global Taskforce of Local
By Josep Roig, UCLG Secretary General