UCLG ANNUAL RETREAT: MEWA PRIORITIES FEEDING THE AGENDA
The World Organization of UCLG gathered virtually on 15-22 February 2021 with all of its Sections from around the world, renewing its energy and building a great synergy among its members.
GLOBAL TASK FORCE ON MIGRATION (GTFM) WEBINAR
The Global Task Force on Migration gathered online on February 3, 2021. The second meeting of the Task Force was titled ‘The Importance of Multi-level Governance to Ensure Effective Local Responses to Migrations and Displacement.’
Administrative Meeting of UCLG-MEWA Committee on Environment & ‘Cleaner and Greener Recovery: Climate Priorities in the Post-Covid Era’ Event
UCLG-MEWA Committee on Environment held its first administrative meeting for the year 2021 with its renewed Presidential Board on January 21, 2021, which was immediately followed by the thematic event titled ‘Cleaner and Greener Recovery: Climate Priorities in the Post-Covid Era.’
INTERNATIONAL UNION OF UNIVERSITIES (IUU) PAYS A VISIT TO UCLG-MEWA
Prof. Dr. Muhammed Khair Alghabbani, President of International Union of Universities, and his accompanying delegation paid a working visit to Mehmet Duman, UCLG-MEWA Secretary General.
ADMINISTRATIVE MEETING OF UCLG-MEWA COMMITTEE ON CULTURE AND TOURISM
UCLG-MEWA Committee on Culture and Tourism gathered virtually on January 13, 2021, and carried out the evaluation of 2020 and the planning of 2021.
ADMINISTRATIVE MEETING AND TRAINING PROGRAM OF THE COMMITTEE ON CITY DIPLOMACY AND LOCAL GOVERNANCE
The Administrative Meeting of UCLG-MEWA Committee on City Diplomacy and Local Governance and City Diplomacy and Local Governance Training Program were held on 15-16 December
LOCAL GOVERNMENT TALKS HOSTED D-8 SECRETARY GENERAL DATO' KU JAAFAR KU SHAARI
UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks hosted Ambassador Dato' Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari, Secretay General of D-8 Organization for Economic Cooperation (D-8).
“HIGH LEVEL POLICY DIALOGUES: ECOLOGICAL TRANSITION" SESSION
As part of the executive meetings of UCLG World Council, Mr. Mehmet Duman, Secretary General of UCLG-MEWA, participated in a session “High Level Policy Dialogues: Ecological Transition” on November 12, 2020.
THE 3RD ADVISORY BOARD OF “ KATILIYORUZ” PROGRAMME
The 3rd Meeting of Local Governments Advisory Board of “KATILIYORUZ” Program was held on November 12, 2020 to improve civic engagement among local governments and civil actors.
UCLG-MEWA DELEGATION PAYS OFFICIAL VISITS TO THE CITY OF KOCAELI, TURKEY
Mohamad Saadie, UCLG-MEWA President and President of Union of Dannieh Municipalities; Mehmet Duman, UCLG-MEWA Secretary General; and Mohamad Allouch, Mayor of Kosrsayta paid a series of official visits in Kocaeli.
UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT TALKS HOSTED ENG. ALA’A ELDIN AL-BATTA, MAYOR OF KHAN YUNIS
UCLG-MEWA hosted Eng. Ala’a Eldin Al-Batta Mayor of Khan Yunis, Gaza as part of UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks on October 26, 2020.
PROGRAM ON PRIVATE SECTOR PARTICIPATION IN MUNICIPAL SERVICES
Training on “Private Sector Participation in Municipal Services,” co-organized virtually by UCLG-MEWA, UNDP, APLA and Kibar Holding, was held on November 4, 2020.
UCLG-MEWA & UN-HABITAT ROAS JOINT WEBINAR: “EMPOWERING LOCAL COMMUNITIES FOR INCLUSIVE COVID-19 RECOVERY”
Webinar took place on October 26,2020 on the occasion of the Urban October and the World Cities Day, as the second edition of the webinar series co-organized by UCLG-MEWA and UN-Habitat ROAS.