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In collaboration with the Free University of Berlin and the T.M.C. Asser Institute, the Study Group “The Role of Cities in International Law” of the International Law Association (ILA) calls on researchers to submit abstracts for reports on city…

ODI's new blog series on the coronavirus outbreak examines the pandemics' impact on the health sector, digital transformation, climate action and many other sectors relevant to sustainable development and the 2030 Agenda.

Paolo Ciccarelli heads the European Commission's DG DEVCO C5 Unit on "Cities, Local Authorities, Digitalisation, Infrastructure".

This year, the UN will mark its 75th anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, the UN is reaching out to each and every person on the globe with one request: to share their view on the complex global issues our world faces and to shape the future we…

Drawing on insights from an ESRC research project on post-Ebola urban health in Sierra Leone and a new GCRF funded hub on Accountability for Informal Urban Equity – ARISE implemented by IDS and SLURC, this opinion piece explores what potential…

Cities Alliance launched a call for innovative approaches to enhance climate resilience in communities.

From the 24th to the 28th of February 2020, the United Cities and Local Governments Association (UCLG) invited its members and representatives from key partners such as DeLoG to take part in their sixth Annual Retreat & Campus in Tangier, Marocco.

Due to the current spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the framework of the 64th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women has been changed. In a decision of an informal session of the Commission on 2 March 2020, following the…

The Agenda 2030 considers Gender Equality as a concerstone for sustainable development. The importance of women's rights has been recognized a lot longer than that however. Ever since the early nineteen hundreds the 8th of March has been celebrated…