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Ghana
Tuesday, 16/06/2015
On 14 May, the World Bank and the Government of Ghana published a report on urbanisation in Ghana entitled ‘Rising through Cities in Ghana’, which analyses the growing challenges posed by the country’s urbanisation, including consolidation of the...
Indicadors
Tuesday, 16/06/2015
Local governments, through the main Local Authorities Group, part of the Global Task Force, have sent a letter to the joint presidents of the intergovernmental negotiations on the 2015 development agenda asking for formal mechanism to take part in the...
Dret Ciutat
Tuesday, 16/06/2015
From 20 to 22 April, the UCLG Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights and Mexico City organised the International Seminar of Local Governments for the Right to the City in Mexico City. The Seminar brought together 45 local...
Monday, 04/05/2015
From 17 to 23 April, the UN-Habitat Governing Council took place in Nairobi (Kenya). The main topic of discussion of the 25th session was ‘The contribution of UN-Habitat to the Post-2015 Development Agenda’ in order to promote sustainable urban...
Monday, 04/05/2015
The Jordanian Government has proposed a Decentralisation Plan to allow country’s governorate councils and municipalities to improve their performances and upgrade the quality of their services. According to the Government, once it has met all the legal...
Monday, 04/05/2015
The United Nations Development Group (UNDG) recently published the report ‘Localizing the Post-2015 Development Agenda’, the result of a broad consultation process. It has received support from the UNDP, UN-Habitat and the Global Taskforce of Local and...

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