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The Future is Cities
Thursday, 03/04/2014
The latest issue of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology´s newsletter, MIT SPECTRUM, focused on cities as spaces of the future, given that they are home to over half the world´s population. Cities have become the central stage and driving force...
Preparatory meetings ONU
Wednesday, 02/04/2014
The fourth Development Cooperation Forum of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), to be held in July 2014 in New York, will examine the future of development cooperation in the post-2015 era with respect to three major...
Bangladesh promotes the Second Public Procurement Reform Project
Wednesday, 02/04/2014
Public procurement reform is considered by the Bangladeshi government as a key process for improving the management of the public sector, governance and accountability. Public procurement expenditure represents more than 70% of the annual...
Wednesday, 02/04/2014
Three decades after the start of the decentralising reforms in Zanzibar, the authorities consider the optimum point of application of the planned measures to be close, thanks to collaboration with local bodies, development partners, academics...
6th issue of the D+ magazine
Wednesday, 02/04/2014
The UCLG Committee on Decentralisation and Local Self-Government launches the new issue of D+ magazine, a publication specialising in topics associated with decentralisation and local governability around the world. The sixth issue...
Metropolitan Governance
Wednesday, 02/04/2014
Involvement of different stakeholders, guidelines for land use planning, strategic location of infrastructure projects, and the need for institutionalization of public-private arrangements- these are just some of the elements that the Metropolis team...

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