UCLG defends the space of local governments in the Global Compact for Migration

Within the framework of the preparatory meetings for the annual Summit of the Global Forum for Migration and Development (GFMD) in November, UCLG participated on Tuesday 28 May at a consultation with stakeholders facilitated by the Permanent Rep

UCLG visits the Diversity and Integration department of the City of Cologne

In this new phase, migration is approached from a comprehensive point of view aiming at ensuring the right of newcomers to get access to services, to work, to a shelter and to vote.  

MC2CM project launches a call for targeted city actions in the Mediterranean region

Objectives of the call

Actions must align to at least one of the specific objectives of the MC2CM project:

A. Improving cooperation between relevant stakeholders in the field of migration at local, national, regional and international levels

Local and regional governments call to recognize their key role in migration governance

Local and regional governments have a vital role to play in governing migration, since cities are the exit and entry points for migrants and the first respondents to their basic needs.

Promoting a new approach to Sustainable Cities and Territories of Africa: UCLG gets ready for the Africities 8 Summit!

The Summit mobilizes communities and local authorities in African countries, financial institutions, civil society groups and development partners both at continental and international level.

Welcoming Bologna : un parcours de deux ans pour renforcer l’inclusion des migrants dans la ville métropolitaine de Bologne

Le projet, développé par l’association Africa e Mediterraneo en collaboration avec la coopérative sociale Lai-momo et avec la Ville de Bologne, s’est déroulé de septembre 2016 à septembre 2018 grâce au financement de Cities Alliance et au soutien de UCLG – United Cities and Local Governments.


Local communication, key to reframe the current narrative on migration

The two-day event was also the occasion to set out the main challenges and opportunities relating to communications at the local level, share good practices and extract key lessons to advance on the MC2CM project.


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