The United Nations General Assembly will convene a third United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat III) that will take place in Quito, Ecuador, during the week of 17 October 2016.
The United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction, which took place in Sendai, Japan, between 14 and 18 March 2015, resulted in a historic agreement by the international community to reduce disaster risk, and recognized local authorities and the local level as essential to ac
By Mathias Hariyadi, Jakarta, media and communication manager of UCLG ASPAC. The views expressed are his own.
DYNAMIC and energetic as ever, this is what happened in UCLG ASPAC’s office when WakatobiRegent MayorHugua from Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia, paid a visit to General Secretariat on Friday, 20 February 2015.
By Kaid Benfield, Kaidwrites about community, development, and the environment on Huffington Post and in ot
Between next May 18 and 21, Live the City will be the first Metropolis Annual Meeting where on-the-ground experiences will be the focus and starting point for discussions about the major cities we want for the f