UCLG renews its governing bodies at the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders

Call for candidatures 

The World Congress of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) will be held in eThekwini-Durban, South Africa, from 11 to 15 November 2019, in conjunction with the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders.

Thousands of local and regional government representatives will meet in South Africa to define their international work programme for the period 2019-2022, but also to renew the UCLG's statutory bodies.

The General Assembly, which includes all UCLG members, will meet on 14 November and will elect the UCLG World Council, on the basis of nominations submitted by the regional sections.

The newly elected World Council will meet on 15 November to elect the Executive Bureau  the new Presidency of UCLG and the Host city of the 7th UCLG World Congress.