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Initiated by European mayors the Green City Accord is a movement committed to safeguarding the environment and making cities cleaner, healthier and more resource efficient.

In this article sustainable development expert Pytrik Dieuwke Oosterhof underscores how and why COVID-19 responses and recovery efforts should be aligned with the localisation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) to create more inclusive…

To explore how to create enabling environments which allow subnational governments to contribute to the achievement of national SDG strategies, the DeLoG Secretariat in cooperation with the Asian Development Bank and LOGIN Asia will jointly conduct a…

To accelerate the implementation of the 2030 Agenda, UCLG has launched a new programme: the Local4ActionHubs! Learn more about the initiative here.

UNDP supports countries in addressing complex development challenges and achieving the Sustainable Development Goals through SDG integration. Learn more about their approaches on UNDP's new Integrated SDG Solutions Platform!

To shed light on cities' COVID-19 responses in the field of public health capacity, societal strength, economic ability, infrastructure and national collaborative will UN-Habitat has developed a new web-based platform. Learn more about the initiave…

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability and Apolitical are offering a free online boot camp exclusively for public servants and policymakers on climate action for cities. Register by 5 October.

To get a better understanding of the impact of COVID-19 on SMEs in LDCs, the United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) and its partners have launched a survey to gather clear and accurate information about the precise challenges caused by the…

Jointly launched by UCLG, LSE Cities and Metropolis, the Emergency Governance Initiative for Cities and Regions (EGI) is dedicated to creating and disseminating knowledge on adapting and responding to complex emergencies as well as resilience.

From 18. - 26. September the UN SDG Action Campaign, Action for Sustainable Development and Global Call to Action against Poverty (GCAP) will host the Global Week to #Act4SDGs to raise awareness, accountability and action for the SDGs. Make sure to…