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Ce blog se veut un espace de partage de connaissances, d'opinions, de plaidoyer et de débat, à la fois entre les membres de CGLU mais aussi avec la communauté internationale de gouvernements locaux et régionaux. Contributions et commentaires sont les bienvenus, de toute personne qui s'intéresse à la façon dont les gouvernements locaux et régionaux peuvent faire du monde un meilleur endroit pour leurs citoyens, sont ici les bienvenus.

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Josep Roig, UN
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UCLG and its members are advocating for Sustainable Development Goals that take local and regional priorities into account, in particular in the light of rapid urbanization faced in many regions of the world. The Campaign for an Urban SDG was launched because the dynamism of cities represents a major sustainable development opportunity and a dedicated and stand-alone urban SDG is essential. (+)
The report reviews issues of access, legal and institutional frameworks, service management and  financing, and governance structures. It works to strike a balance between the presentation of global  and national level data, and local level case studies. Of course one of the limitations of the report, is  that in taking a global approach to the subject matter there is very little space to go in-depth on the  complex conditions found within countries, or the very real differences between different local  gov
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Basic Services for All in an Urbanizing World is the third instalment in United Cities and Local Government’s (UCLG) flagship series of global reports on local democracy and decentralisation (GOLD III). In the context of rapid urbanisation, climate change and economic uncertainty the report is an impressive attempt. (+)
Santa Cruz - Cape Verde
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Le « Système des Bons » est un outil qui a été créé pour la mise en œuvre du projet d’Assainissement participatif, réalisé, promu et financé par l’Association Amitié entre Pedra Badejo et Liebnitz dans la municipalité de Santa Cruz (Cap Vert). (+)
Canoas
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In 2009, the current administration of Canoas began an innovative project within the city management department, based on transparency, citizen participation, social inclusion and the qualification of public services. The Popular and Citizen Participation System is a set of 13 projects that contribute to more decentralized, systemic and democratic management. (+)
21 European cities proposed in the Bloomberg Mayors Challenge
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Citiscope’s urban innovation feature this week is on the “ideas camp” for European cities hosted recently by Bloomberg Philanthropies in Berlin. The 21 cities are finalists in the most recent round of the Bloomberg Mayors Challenge. (+)
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Between 10th and 12th June, the Cities Forum, took place at IFEMA, Madrid. The forum was attended by Mayors and Managers of Ibero-American cities, present to discuss issues such as sustainability, service management, public space and governance, among others. (+)

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