To this end, the course aims to train and provide tools to local and regional governments (LRGs) and their associations to implement and adapt the SDGs at the local level, a process known as “localization of the SDGs”.
This training is based on the 3 learning modules on the SDGs localization and the roadmap designed by the UCLG and Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments, UNDP-Art and UN-Habitat, to support local and regional governments in the formulation, planning and implementation of policies in
Coinciding with the launch of the Making Cities Resilient 2030 campaign,, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), together with United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and the United Nations Human Settlements Program
With the collaboration of the Municipal Institute of Learning of Ethekwini, the training in Accra counted with 50 participants from 6 countries and 25 cities from 22 and 27 of April.
In their work with migrants, civil society organisations can help to create spaces of trust and better understanding of the needs and features of migrant populations.
The Retreat which took place the 26 and 27 of February was a gathering of representatives of the whole UCLG MEWA section.
Local Governments and their Associations are forerunners in the localization process of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) worldwide. Many local leaders are committed to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda and their politics build upon the principles of the SDGs.