- Monday, 23/12/2013
Jean-Paul Huchon, President of Metropolis
- Metropolis promotes investments in Effective Governance and Capacity Building for Intelligent CitiesThursday, 19/12/2013
During World Intelligent Cities Summit, WICS 2013 in Istanbul, Metropolis presented research case studies and international experiences from Metropolis member cities and partners citing the important and immediate need of investments in effective governance and (administrative) capacity building of cities.
Download the report and presentation here.
- Wednesday, 18/12/2013
Metropolis joined the Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Leaders that gathered all its members in New York on 13 December at the invitation of UN Habitat, the Group of Friends of sustainable cities and UCLG. This meeting aimed at contributing to the work of the Open Working Group on sustainable cities and human settlements and to engage on the on-going intergovernmental process on financing and preparing for the Habitat III, supporting definition and implementation of a new development agenda.
- Wednesday, 11/12/2013
We are pleased to invite Metropolis Members to participate in the 2014 Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation (the Guangzhou Award).
If your city develops innovative initiatives in urban management then you might be interested in applying.