First meeting Committee of the Observatory on Subnational governments Finance and Investment. This event will be organized by UCLG and the OECD.
The Global Observatory on Local Finance aims to:
- Share information on local and regional governments finance and structure, based on a broad statistical study on the state of local finance in 101 countries representing 82% of the world population and 87.5 of the world GDP.
- Present local and regional governments with tools adequate to financial means and capacities.
- Raise the international profile of UCLG members and contribute their perspective to global debates on financing development and supporting fairer distribution of national revenues;
- Promote dialogue and partnership between local governments and national governments, international institutions, and academics.