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The non-profit organization The Hague Academy conceptualizes trainings on local governance for professionals from around the world. Their motivation is simple: sustainable development needs local answers!

To increase its outreach the SNG WOFI Initiave has started to translate country reports on SNG finance and investment from English into Spanish and French. 33 of the 122 reports are already available in all three languages on the Observatory's web…

Together with the Organising Team of The Global Hack, the UN SDG Action Campaign is calling on 1 million problem solvers to join the #TheGlobalHack from 9 – 12 April 2020 to co-create solutions to the global COVID-19 health crisis and beyond.…

The sixth session of the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development (ARFSD 2020) was convened from the 24th to the 27th of February 2020, in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. It was the first regional conference to take place under the UN75 reform…

Update: SDSN launched in addition a Survey on the impact of COVID-19 on the Sustainable Development Goals.

The Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) is reaching out to people to share their opinion on progress concerning the…

The city of Poltava is located in the center of the Ukraine, 341,4 km away from its capital - the City of Kyiv. Currently, Poltava is looking for a partner city from the EU in order to submit a proposal for the call "Partnership for Sustainable…

In 2020, UCLG, Metropolis and the city of Guangzhou will award the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation for the 5th time.

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) have entered into a partnership to advance science-based policy and city-led research.

More than 20 representatives of local and regional governments and partners, gathered online with civil society and the UN to exchange experiences on the response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Participants included UCLG' President the Mayor of…

Cities for Global Health is a brand new platform to share specific initiatives and plans from cities around the world to respond to COVIDー19 and other health emergencies.