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The COVID-19 pandemic has significant effects on cities around the globe. UN-Habitat's ''Global Compendium of Practices on Local Economic and Financial Recovery'' compiles a practices to support local governments in recovering, planning and building…

After two weeks of reflection and exchange, the DeLoG Annual Meeting 2021 closed on 23 September 2021. DeLoG looks back on the opening event that kicked off the exchange and mutual learning formats.

UCLG’s Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments publishes its 5th report to the 2021 HLPF on strategies to better recover and localise the SDGs.

The DeLoG Annual Meeting 2021 will take place from the 13th to the 23rd of September. This year the Annual Meeting will kick-off with a High-Level Policy Dialogue on "Inclusive and Resilient Decentralisation and Local Governance Reforms and…

This year the Annual Meeting will kick-off on the 13th of September with a high-level policy dialogue on ''Inclusive and Resilient Decentralisation and Local Governance Reforms and Institutions’’ open to the public.

This article highlights the Berghof Foundation’s programme in Yemen, especially its local approach to support the Yemeni peace process.

Cities Alliance looks back on challenges and achievements of its support to vulnerable populations in informal settlements and slums during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Cities Climate Finance Leadership Alliance in collaboration with the World Bank and the Atlantic Council, published its 2021 State of Cities Climate Finance Report, giving an analysis and recommendations on how to address the financing gap for…

During the HLPF 2021, many events presented a focus on local strategies and implementation of the SDGs. The ongoing pandemic stresses the importance of the local perspective for inclusive and resilient recovery and development.

During the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) in July 2021, the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (UN DESA) presented the report on the pandemic’s effects on the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030.