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With cities at the forefront of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, tackling urban issues has gained in importance. Against this backdrop, Metropolis has issued a call to rethink metropolitan spaces. Learn more about their call here and get inspired to…

DeLoG's 15th Annual Meeting has commenced. Following a kick-off session on Tuesday the Network's members and partners engaged in dynamic exchanges on localising the 2030 Agenda and the topic of local finance and fiscal decentralisation. The AM…

Together ICLEI and the OECD have launched a new programme for selected cities and regions to foster sustainable development and local economic growth via public procurement.

Participate in the global urban response to the COVID-19 pandemic and take UN-Habitat's COVID-19 Campaign Survey now!

What should the world look like after COVID-19? What lessons have we learned at the subnational level? UCLG's Decalogue provides answers!

How are cities coping with COVID-19? Learn all about it via the Coronavirus Speaker Series offered by the Global Resilient Cities Network in cooperation with the World Bank.

In appreciation of local government's responses to COVID-19 and as a source of inspiration, UNCDF has initiated a daily COVID-19 blog series.

Drawing on their 40 years of experience with urban development UN-Habitat has developed a COVID-19 Policy and Programme Framework to provide guidance for global, regional and country-level action as well as a COVID-19 Response Plan for the…

The Global Partnership Co-Chairs' have recently issued a statement to guide the international COVID-19 response. Their new 2-year work plan (2020 – 2022) addresses COVID-19 as an additional challenge to achieve the goals of the 2030 Agenda.

For the 50th edition of the DeLoG Newsletter we had the pleasure to interview Claudia Buentjen and Hanif Rahemtulla from the Asian Development Bank. Enjoy their insights on past and future trends in the area of local governance and decentralisation…