The first stocktaking session of the intergovernmental negotiations on the post-2015 development agenda is taking place in New-York this week.
The Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Reduction (WCDRR) will take place from 13 to 18 March in Sendai, Japan, where an agreement on the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction will be adopted.
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The publication highlights the need to localize the monitoring of the Agenda and proposes possible SDG indicators
The year 2015 will comprise many high-level events whose conclusions will prove decisive for the sustainable future, namely the adoption of the new sustainable development agenda and the Paris Climate Conference, and has most fittingly been designated as the European Year for Development,
2015 will be an unprecedented year for local and regional governments in the international agenda, with an unparalleled concentration of international policy-making processes covering a wide range of topics. Several significant international events will coinc
By Karl-Heinz Schäfer, Mayor of Pohlheim, President of the German Section of the Council of European Municipalities and Regions
Josep Roig was named Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) in September 2011. He was a founding member of Metropolis in 1985, becoming Secretary General of the organization in 1999.
Could you describe the UCLG’s main goals?