UCLG-MEWA CONGRESS

http://congress.uclg-mewa.org/

Pursuant to Article 35 of the UCLG-MEWA Constitution and Article 7 of UCLG-MEWA Bylaws, the UCLG-MEWA Congress convenes in the same year in parallel with the UCLG World Congress. In the Congress to be held in Amman, Jordan, on 9-10 July 2019, UCLG-MEWA will hold elections to determine its governing bodies and Presidency for the period 2019-2022.

The governing bodies that UCLG-MEWA members can be candidates for are indicated below:

  • UCLG-MEWA Presidency (1 President)
  • UCLG-MEWA Co-Presidency (5 Co-Presidents)
  • UCLG-MEWA Supervisory Board / Financial Management Committee
  • UCLG-MEWA President of the Supervisory Board/Treasurer  (1 President/Treasurer)
  • UCLG-MEWA Supervisory Board/Members of the Financial Management Committee - (4 members)
  • UCLG-MEWA Ombudsman ( 1 Ombudsman)
  • UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau Membership (33 Executive Bureau Members)
  • UCLG-MEWA Council Membership (99 Council Members)
  • UCLG World Organization Executive Bureau Membership (12 Executive Bureau Members)
  • UCLG World Organization Council Membership (35 Council Members)

In addition to this, UCLG-MEWA will also determine the Presidency for its Committees indicated below

  • Committee on Smart Cities and Urban Mobility
  • Committee on Environment  
  • Committee on Local Governance and City Diplomacy
  • Committee on Culture and Tourism
  • Committee on Gender Equality
  • Committee on Social Inclusion

Detailed Information about the Congress and the candidacy process can be accessed through the UCLG-MEWA Constitution in the organization’s website.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 WEBSITE ON GOOD PRACTICES OF SUSTAINABLE TOURISM

You can submit your municipalities’ good practices to the website which will collect projects on sustainable tourism. The web site will be led by UCLG-MEWA Committee on Culture and Tourism and opened by late 2020.

 MOHAMAD SAADIE WILL BE THE GUEST OF UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVENRMENT TALKS

UCLG-MEWA will organize an online session of UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks with Mohamad Saadie, President of Union of Dannieh Municipalities-Lebanon, President of UCLG-MEWA

 MAHMUT ÖZÇINAR WILL BE THE GUEST OF UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVENRMENT TALKS

 RASIM ARI WILL BE THE GUEST OF UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVENRMENT TALKS

Birleşmiş Kentler ve Yerel Yönetimler Orta Doğu ve Batı Asya Bölge Teşkilatı (UCLG-MEWA) Yerel yönetim söyleşileri kapsamında Nevşehir Belediye Başkanı ve UCLG-MEWA Saymanı Rasim Arı’yı konuk ediyor.

 UCLG CIB Annual Meeting 2020

UCLG’s Capacity and Institution Building (CIB) Working Group is a technical platform for professionals from Local Government Associations and individual local governments active in the field of capacity development and local government development cooperation.

 UCLG Executive Bureau 28-29 May 2020

In view of the current situation of the COVID-19 pandemic and following the cancellation of the face-to-face meeting of the UCLG Executive Bureau, scheduled from 28 to 30 May in Rome, the UCLG Presidency proposes to convene a virtual Executive Bureau on the same dates

 Decalogue For the COVID-19 Aftermath

The UCLG network, its membership, secretariats and the community it represents have been living and working differently since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Local and regional governments are ready to lead this discussion, and the UCLG Presidency has agreed on a Decalogue as the basis for future steps.

 UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks Postponed

Due to the Novel Coronavirus(Covid-19) precautions, we have postponed our UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks on 18 March 2020 with D-8 Secretary-General Mr. Amb. Dato‘ Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari, to a further date. We kindly submit for your information.

 D-8 SECRATARY GENERAL KU JAAFAR WILL BE THE GUEST OF UCLG-MEWA LOCAL GOVERNMENT TALKS

United Cities and Local Governments Middle East and West Asia Section (UCLG-MEWA) will organize another session of UCLG-MEWA Local Government Talks, with Ambassador Dato’ Ku Jaafar Ku Shaari, Secretary-General of Developing 8 (D-8), on 18 March 2020, at its General Secretariat in Sultanahmet, Istanbul

 UCLG-MEWA EXECUTIVE BUREAU TO CONVENE SOON

UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau Meeting and Side Event of the Committee on City Diplomacy and Local Governance will be held from 10 to 12 March 2020 under the auspices of Nevşehir Municipality

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