UCLG and PLATFORMA launch a Study on local and regional governments’ access to European innovative development financing
Finance, Finanzas locales - 28/09/2020
What opportunities and constraints do local and regional governments have to access European funding in support of local development and decentralised cooperation? A UCLG and PLATFORMA (the pan-European coalition of towns and regions) study will identify EU innovative financial mechanisms available to European local and regional governments and their peers in partner countries to support their development and decentralised cooperation programmes. (+)
The constituency of local and regional governments worldwide responds to the call of UN75
In the framework of the United Nations General Assembly, local and regional governments worldwide are launching their vision, laid out in the Report to UN75 on how Local and Regional Governments Envision the Global Future. (+)
Message from the UCLG Special Envoy to the UN on the occasion of the 75th Anniversary of the UN
- 21/09/2020
Our municipal movement has more than 100 years of history. As early as 1913, the first international conference of cities was convened, of which the World Organization of United Cities and Local Governments is heir. (+)
SDGs - 21/09/2020
This special year 2020 and what we are all going though has made clear that we have an important task ahead. Fighting inequality, promoting transformation towards a more just, more peaceful and more sensitive world that answers to the aspirations of our people. (+)
From Social Distancing to a World that is driven by communities
citiesarelistening - 14/09/2020
Local and regional governments around the world are at the forefront of the current health, economic, and social crisis. But a single town, a single city, or a single region will not get through this alone. (+)
#CitiesAreListening: From social distance to a world driven by communities
- 08/09/2020
COVID-19 is shaking our beliefs and we must think, act, and collaborate beyond the outbreak. The new #CitiesAreListening Experience that we are about to launch, together with Metropolis and UN-Habitat, is inspired from the lessons learnt from our membership during the outbreak and on how local and regional leaders envision the future. (+)