It offers an open-access database from which first-hand information on local government finances can be extracted and compared between countries.
This year, Parliament has the challenge of approving major reforms, with an emphasis on pension, tax and political reforms.
The UN-Habitat Assembly was the first of its kind, replacing the traditional UN-Habitat Governing Council. The organized constituency of local and regional governments welcomed the universal membership o
The meeting was the opportunity for local government associations to share their experiences and knowledge on how to raise awareness on the role of local government in achieving the global goals, improve coordination and alignment of national strategies and local plans and budgets in addition to
"We want to declare Latin America as a territory of peace" was the spirit evoked by the Mayor of Sucre and FLACMA President, Iván Arciénega, who led the meeting.
[The deadline for submitting an application is April 30th, 2019]
Peter Kurz, Mayor of Mannheim and Maimunah Mohd Sharif, Executive Director of UN-Habitat, along with his team met with 40 participants -- cities, business representatives, associations, the banking sector, and think tanks -- to share their experiences in collabor