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- 20/03/2012
Following the proposal by UCLG Co-President Wan Qingliang, the city of Guangzhou is launching the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation (abbreviated as Guangzhou Award) jointly with UCLG and Metropolis, in an effort to improve the socio-economic... (+)
- 14/03/2012
  On the occasion of the 6th World Water Forum, held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012, 350 local and regional elected officials from accross the 5 continents have met to increase international the mobilization of local and regional authorities on the issues of water and sanitation and to... (+)
- 07/03/2012
  The Standing Committee of UCLG on Gender Equality would like to celebrate the International Women’s Day by highlighting the commitment to work together with UN Women in increasing political participation of women in all spheres of government and starting with the local level. The leadership... (+)
- 05/03/2012
  On the occasion of the 6th World Water Forum that is held in Marseille from 12 to 17 March 2012, 350 local and regional leaders from 5 continents are expected to increase international mobilisation of local and regional authorities in the water and sanitation challenges and to reinforce their... (+)
- 23/02/2012
  The  UCLG delegation of the Standing Committee on Gender Equality lead by the Chair, Anne Hidalgo, Vice-Mayor of Paris were received today at the UN Women Headquarters by the Executive Director Michelle Bachelet.  This meeting was followed by a working session with different sectors of... (+)
- 23/02/2012
  The Metropolis Initiatives launched in 2012 constitute the main lynchpin of the new Action Plan of the Metropolitan Section of UCLG to foster specific projects and services for cities in conjunction with institutions and companies. The Metropolis Board of Directors meeting held on... (+)