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In order to minimise the economic impact of COVID-19, the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group has launched a Global Mayors COVID-19 Recovery Task Force to improve the long-term urban resilience of cities.

DeLoG's 15th and first virtual Annual Meeting was hosted by the DeLoG Secretariat from the 7th to the 16th of July. Following a kick-off session, the Network's members and partners engaged in dynamic exchanges on localising the 2030 Agenda, local…

105 out of 169 targets of the 2030 Agenda cannot be achieved without the involvement of local and regional governments. Therefore, the OECD has developed a tool to strengthen the exchange of knowledge between municipalities.

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…

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…