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Mohamed Boudra resigns as UCLG President, will accompany the World Organization as Honorary President
- 30/11/2021
President Mohamed Boudra bid his farewell as President of UCLG in the framework of the 2021 World Council, after resigning for his post as Mayor of Al-Hoceima. Having served as UCLG President for two years since being elected in the Durban World Congress, he has led our World Organization during a... (+)
Migration - 19/11/2021
The #CitiesAreListening experiences arise from the mandate to move from social distance to a world driven by communities. UCLG is working on developing a pact for the future: for people, for government, and for the planet. The 3-day #CitiesAreListening experience: Towards a future without mandatory detention was held within the framework of the UN75 Dialogues, organized by UCLG in partnership with the Open Society Foundation took place from Tuesday, 17th November to Thursday-19th November. (+)
- 08/02/2023
The Mayor of Ahmedabad, Kiritkumar J Parmar, becomes chair of the 2023 Urban 20 (U20) cycle, following the G20 presidency handover from the Republic of Indonesia to the Republic of India. (+)
Mayor of Kazan Ilsur Metshin appointed as Governing President of UCLG at our Executive Bureau in the Framework of the UCLG World Council
- 30/11/2021
The UCLG Executive Bureau appointed Mayor of Kazan, Ilsur Metshin  as Governing President of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) within a collegial presidency composed of Copresidents, the Treasurers, and Special Envoys. The UCLG World Council gathered in November in Barcelona, bringing together over 100 mayors, vice-mayors and heads of regions from Europe, Asia, South and North America, and Africa physically and over 400 participants totally. (+)
The UCLG Policy Councils: Developing our political priorities in the framework of the Urban October
- 25/10/2021
The UCLG Policy Councils are a policy development mechanism of UCLG, led by locally elected leaders that allow for strengthening the political debate of our World Organization and develop policy recommendations in relation to strategic topics (+)
The survey for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda is now available!
- 07/02/2023
Since 2017, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) has been reporting every year, on behalf of the Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments, to the High-Level Political Forum of the United Nations (HLPF) on the role of local and regional governments (LRGs) in the localization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The next report will be presented in July 2023. (+)