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An online survey to report on SDG localization at local and regional levels
Since 2016, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) presents every year, on behalf of the Global Taskforce of Cities and Local Governments, a report to the UN High Level Policy Forum (HLPF) on the "role of local and regional governments in localizing SDGs”. The next report will be presented in July 2019. (+)
UCLG Women, Gender Equality - 07/03/2019
On 8 March, International Women’s Day, we celebrate all of the advances we have made in achieving gender equality across all spectrums. “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, is the motto chosen by UN Women to celebrate this day as a movement that brings visibility to the impact that women have in social innovation, and the actions that local governments are taking on a daily basis to ensure that no one and no place are left behind.  (+)
Cities and regions together at the OECD for SDG commitment
LocalizingSDGs - 14/03/2019
On March 7, 2019, UCLG participated to the first OECD Roundtable on Cities and Regions for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). (+)
- 08/03/2019
The UCLG Committee on Social Inclusion, Participatory Democracy and Human Rights of UCLG publishes, on the occasion of Women's Day, a joint declaration by the mayors of Mexico City, Montreal and Barcelona: (+)
- 11/03/2019
Local and Regional Governments mourn the loss in the tragic crash of flight ET 302 (+)
Urban 20 cities met in Milan to prepare for the Mayors Summit in Tokyo
Urban20 - 07/03/2019
After a successful first U20 Mayors Summit in Buenos Aires last October, U20 Sherpas met in Milan on 5-6 March to prepare this year’s Summit, which will be hosted by Tokyo as the 2019 U20 Chair. U20 Sherpas discussed the group’s policy priorities on climate action, social inclusion, and economic growth, and agreed on reinforcing the link between those and the Sustainable Development Goals. (+)