Localizing SDGs

2030 Agenda: Municipalities, regions and their associations are game-changers!

The 2030 Agenda was adopted worldwide 5 years ago by national leaders. Discover the progress made by...
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Watch out – Upcoming activities around the UN & the SDGs

While 2020 has been so far a challenging year for all of us, it also marks the 75th anniversary of t...
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Localizing SDGs and enhancing Global Citizenship Education

Diputació de Barcelona has produced a document that offers guidelines to strengthen the links betwe...
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Towards the 5th anniversary of the approval of the 2030 Agenda

There is a decade to go and the United Nations recognises the difficulty of achieving the SDGs by 20...
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Just out: New study reveals how municipalities, regions and their associations are embracing the SDGs

Caught in the COVID-19 storm, Europe’s local and regional governments and their associations are a...
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EURACTIV – Cities at the forefront: cooperation as an opportunity for towns to internationalise

By Beatriz Rios | EURACTIV.com Cities across the world have chosen to go beyond fulfilling their ...
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HLPF 2020: everything virtual but real talks with local and regional governments

The 2020 High Level Political Forum (HLPF) of the United Nations on Sustainable Development was offi...
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Learn four key steps on how to use and implement the SDGs at the local level with the Austrian municipalities

The new guideline "SDGs in Austria's cities" from the Austrian Association of Cities and the KDZ - C...
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Discover VVSG three new publications on the SDGs

The SDGs are now firmly anchored at the local policy level in Flanders, but VVSG continues to inspir...
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Bonaccini: the recovery must be based on sustainable growth and cooperation

Stefano Bonaccini, President of CEMR and its Italian section (AICCRE) opened a webinar of 3 June on ...
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FAMSI invites you to participate in the campaign “We are local governments. We are the world”

The Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity (FAMSI) launched a campaign to pu...
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GOLD V report – Mapping local action for the global agendas

What will the world look like in 2030? Will the future be one of degraded ecosystems and entrenched ...
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Germany: The Club of the 2030 Agenda municipalities postpones its fifth annual meeting

Because of the COVID19-pandemic the fifth annual meeting of the Club of the 2030 Agenda municipaliti...
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Opinion article | EU global response to COVID-19: a global pandemic with local solutions!

This op-ed by PLATFORMA Director, Marlène Siméon, was originally published in English in Euractiv...
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Flemish mayors explain the Sustainable Development Goals in video

In a short film launched by the Association of Flemish Cities and Municipalities (VVSG), the mayors ...
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UCLG-CIB Webinar: Local & regional governments in the SDG reporting process – Towards the HLPF 2020

United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and the Capacity and Institution Building (CIB) Working G...
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Cités Unies France “Rencontres” postponed to September

The 11th edition of Cités Unies France “Rencontres” of local authorities’ international actio...
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Looking for partners for the European Commission call on city-to-city partnerships?

[updated on 3 & 8 April: Ukraine & Morocco added] PLATFORMA has received several requests fo...
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New deadlines for the European Commission call on city-to-city partnerships!

The deadline to send applications (concept notes) to the European Commission call for proposals ...
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The internationalisation of territories, a major challenge and a strong asset for local governments

[dates updated on 2 April 2020] The 11th edition of Cités Unies France "Rencontres" of local author...
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