Thembisile Nkadimeng resigns as Copresident of UCLG, remains close to local and regional governments from the national level

Submitted by uclguser2 on Sun, 30/10/2022 – 10:20 The 2021 World Council has seen the Co-president Thembisile Nkadimeng, former mayor of Polokwane, left her mandate at the end of the World Council 2021 after being appointed Deputy Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs of South Africa. Having been elected as Copresident at the UCLG […]

How can Commoning, Housing systems, Urban health, Sanctuary cities and Democracy contribute to urban and territorial equality?

Submitted by uclguser2 on Wed, 20/04/2022 – 16:28 Today we publish the third series of the GOLD VI Working Papers! The Working Papers are key contributions that form the very basis of the Report. Check them out:   #14 “Defining and discussing the notion of commoning”, by Alessio Kolioulis (The Bartlett Development Planning Unit, University […]

International Award Best Practice in Citizen Participation: Call for applications

Submitted by uclguser2 on Thu, 07/04/2022 – 18:21 The International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) and United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) invites local and regional governments to submit their proposal for the 16th edition of the award. This Award is delivered annually to recognize successful experiences and public policies on citizen participation, community engagement, […]

The 3rd World Assembly of Local and Regional Governments

Submitted by uclguser2 on Wed, 06/04/2022 – 16:14 The World Assembly of Local and Regional Governments Five years after the agreement on the New Urban Agenda by Member-States, the first review on its implementation (Quito+5) will take place in New York from 26 to 28 April 2022 through the High-Level Meeting of the General Assembly on the Implementation of […]

CSW66 LRG Day: the time for feminist local leadership is now

Submitted by uclguser2 on Tue, 05/04/2022 – 13:52 Entitled “Feminist municipalism: empowering women local leaders as a pathway for the achievement of the SDGs” the day showcased the strength and solidarity of the Feminist Municipal Movement, highlighting the key role of gender-sensitive, feminist approaches in local governance to ensure climate crises can be equitably navigated […]