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- 05/05/2011
Bernard Stasi, founder of Cités Unites France that he has chaired for thirty years, passed away in Paris on 4th May 2011.  The members of UCLG express their heartfelt sadness and convey to his family and relatives their sincere condoleances. The contribution of Bernard Stasi to the... (+)
- 02/05/2011
At the aftermath of the horrible terrorist attack perpetrated in Marrakech on Jamâa El Fna Square, Thursday 28th April 2011 killing 16 people, the World Organisation United Cities and Local Governments expresses the solidarity and support of mayors and local authorities around the world... (+)
- 28/04/2011
The UCLG Asia-Pacific Executive Bureau that took place in Kovalam Beach, India, on 22-25 April 2011. The meeting focussing "People, places and opportunities towards sustainable Cities 2030" is an important step forward towards more active participation of Indian cities in UCLG.   Councillor Tansel... (+)
- 12/04/2011
Kadir Topbas, President of UCLG celebrates the call of the Habitat Executive director to stop seeing cities as a liability and rather to acknowledge its role of developer of culture, freedom and the place where citizens are able to develop their own life projects. Dr. Joan Clos who acknowledge the... (+)
- 11/04/2011
Mayor Masunda, Co-President of UCLG, addressed a keynote speech during the Opening Day of the 23rd UN-Habitat Governing Council.  The Council of UN-Habitat is taking place from 11th to 15th April at the UN-Habitat Headquarters in Nairobi, Republic of Kenya, under the theme of Sustainable Urban... (+)
- 11/04/2011
The regular annual meeting of the United Nations Advisory Committee of Local Authorities (UNACLA) took place on Sunday 10 April. This was the first regular meeting of UNACLA Chaired by Executive Director of UN-Habitat, Joan Clos. He expressed the need to strengthen the ties between local authorities and... (+)