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Localizing SDGs - 19/08/2019
From September 30 to December 22, will be held the course “Localizing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Tools for local transformation”, the first online training organized by the world organization United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and the Provincial Council of Barcelona. (+)
SDGs - 24/07/2019
Today we are launching the SDGs Learning Module 3, about the process of reporting the SDGs local evolution in Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) and Voluntary Local Reviews (VLRs). It presents new methodologies, contents, exercises and multiple examples about different local processes of preparing VNRs and VLRs, to be presented annually during the UN-High Level Political Forum (HLPF). (+)
- 26/07/2019
Since the founding Congress of Paris, culture has been at the heart of UCLG's policy agenda. (+)
3rd LRG Report, Towards the Localization of the SDGs, launched at 2019 HLPF
UCLG and the Global Taskforce presented on July 15 the third edition of the Towards the Localization of the SDGs report to the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF). The report builds on over 180 survey replies from 80 countries and the analysis of more than 140 VNRs since 2016. It shows steady improvement in the involvement of local and regional governments, while also underlining the need for more coordination and mobilization to leave no one and no place behind. (+)
HLPF - 25/07/2019
Last 15-17 July, the local and regional governments’ delegation articulated by UCLG, with over 120 representatives gathered through the Global Taskforce, attended the 2019 High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) to convey a message of urgency and hope: achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is possible if the role of local governments is recognized and resources for localization are unlocked.  (+)
Gender Equality at the heart of UCLG Work
Women, Gender Equality - 23/07/2019
On Wednesday 3rd of July, members of UCLG, met in Paris within the context of the annual meeting of United Cities France in order to discuss further development of gender equality activities for 2019 and beyond. (+)