- Thursday, 24/01/2013
- Friday, 18/01/2013
Every three years, the major association of cities and local governments around the world, UCLG, celebrates its biggest event and primary meeting point for local elected representatives and their partners.
The triennial UCLG World Congress is a focal point for the local government world where mayors, councilors and presidents of regional authorities and their associations come together to set the local government agenda for the next three years and beyond, and to examine and debate key issues at the heart of local democracy and decentralization in the 21st century.
- Thursday, 10/01/2013
In 2012, the Metropolis Initiative in Metropolitan Governance, lead by the State Government of São Paulo was launched with a first meeting where more than 20 partners from different cities presented the first data to perform the Comparative Study. For 2013, the Initiative has planned several activities such as mentoring programs and the presentation of a preliminary report of the comparative study. Find out more below about the activities held in 2012 and the goals for 2013.
- Monday, 07/01/2013
In the frame of the strategic and geographical deployment of FMDV and in order to get closer to its members and their needs, a new Regional Office was opened for Asia in Mashhad – Iran, in October 2012.
Launched by Mr. Seyed Mohammad Pezhman, Mayor of Mashhad and FMDV’s Vice-President, and Alain Le Saux, FMDV’s Executive Director, the Regional Office will focus on the animation of the Middle East debates and mobilization of local authorities and their partners.