UCLG and UN Habitat renew their ​ longstanding MoU to ensure closer​ cooperation towards the implementation of Habitat III

During the UCLG World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders held in Bogota in October 2016, UCLG and UN Habitat ​renewed the long existing​ Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance the role of local and regional governments in the UN agency's future programmes.

This MoU aims to provide a framework of cooperation within which UN-Habitat and UCLG shall collaborate in areas of common interest​, in particular local implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals, public space and the ​New Urban Agenda.