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Friday, 04/11/2016
More than 4,000 representatives of local and regional governments from all over the world met from the 12 to the 15 October in Bogota (Colombia) in the context of the 5th World Summit of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). Under the name of “...
Presentació de l'Informe GOLD IV
Thursday, 03/11/2016
The 4th Global Report on Local Democracy and Decentralization (GOLD) was presented on the 15 October in Bogota, coinciding with the start of the last day of the eth World Summit of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG). This triennial publication is...
Tuesday, 28/06/2016
UCLG has developed an innovative mobile app, by which local governments can consult information related to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The aim of the app is to raise the role of local and regional governments as political promoters...
Tuesday, 28/06/2016
Under the title Urbanization and Development: Emerging Futures, UN-Habitat has released its 2016 report on World Cities. This report is formulated as an introductory draft for the Quito's meetings in October 2016. On this report, it is analyzed the urban...
Tuesday, 24/05/2016
During the celebration of UCLG-MEWA Congress in Gaziantep (Turkey) the Organization announced that it would take place the third Edition of the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation. The award is promoted by the city of Guanghzhou, World...
Monday, 23/05/2016
As a consequence of the political decentralisation that took place in Indonesia from the 1990s, the cities and municipalities of the country (also known as kotamadya) have become essential governmental actors with a broad range of potentialities to...

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