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It’s time for local elected officials to take ownership of climate action – FAMI6 2022

Following a series of discussion focused on the challenges related to climate change for local government at the recently held 6th Edition of the...

UCLG Africa’s FAMI 6 forum to explore outcomes of COP27

At the 6th edition of the African Forum of Territorial Managers and Training Institutes targeting Local Governments (FAMI 6_2022) holding from November 28 to...

COP27: UCLG Africa seeks materialisation of Paris Agreement commitments

As the 27th Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) commences on Sunday,...

European Commission joins forces with govt associations to boost sustainable development

The European Commission on Monday, September 12, 2022, signed framework partnership agreements with five global associations of local authorities: the Association Internationale des Maires Francophones (AIMF),...

Decentralisation in Africa now irreversible – Abdel Malick

President, United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa), Madam Fatimetou Abdel Malick, has described decentralisation movement on the continent as irreversible. She made...

Saïdia hosts first edition of Forum of Regions of Africa

From September 8 to 10, 2022, the first edition of the Forum of Regions of Africa (FORAF) will take place in Saïdia, in the...

Intermediary cities as bedrock of Africa’s development

The burden of how to build new cities across Africa to mitigate the mass migration of people from rural to urban settlements continue to...

UCLG Africa: Empowering women to transform the continent

With the victory of Mrs. Fatimetou Abdel Malick as the newly elected President of the United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) for Africa, the...

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Harnessing youth power for effective nation building

At 33, Zik was at the forefront of anti-colonial nationalism. At the age of 30, Anthony Enahoro initiated the...
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Group deepens commitment to clean water in Kenya’s Vihiga County

On January 20, 2023, the County of Vihiga in Western Kenya signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with The...

MEASURES project puts Accra under spotlight for sustainable energy strategy development 

A multi-disciplinary group of experts from Ghana and Switzerland is undertaking a study to develop new methods to address...

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