The City Government of Surabaya is highly committed to food security that it launched Urban Farming, a programme to address limited arable land available for farming. It aims at improving quality life by encouraging people to consume healthy food made from fresh fish and vegetables grown in the city Read More..
Jakarta’s effort in building resilience got a new momentum in May 2016 when the city was selected to be a member of 100 Resilient Cities (100RC) Network Read More..
The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) has partnered with and fully supported the Philippine Government through the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) in launching the first-ever, massive public open space programme in the country in 2018 Read More..
LEADING a highly urbanised city like Makati, recorded as the 41st most densely populated city in the world, accounting for 582,602 (2015), and the highest concentration of multinational and local corporations in the country, Mayor Abigail Binay is aware that law enforcement is key for the city to be able to positively develop Read More..
Air pollution and greenhouse gas are labeled as the “slow killers,” with the former being the number four cause of children’s death (respiratory-related health problems) and the latter being produced by vehicles (as high as 30%). Read More..
8-9 April 2019 | SIEM REAP, Cambodia – UCLG ASPAC collaborated with the Local Governance Initiative and Network (LOGIN Asia), Development Partners Network on Decentralisation and Local Governance (DeLoG), and Asian Development Bank (ADB) to conduct a workshop on Enhancing the Capacity of Local Government in Localising SDG Read More..
3-6 April 2019 | MONTEVIDEO and BUENOS AIRES, Argentina – UCLG WORLD, home of the largest local government association, brought discussion on the role of culture for cities’ sustainable development to the spotlight through The Third UCLG Culture Summit conducted in conjunction with UCLG Executive Bureau Meeting Read More..
The Global Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy (GCoM) is a global alliance of cities and local governments voluntarily committed to combating climate change and delivering on the Paris Agreement Read More..
UCLG ASPAC ExBu Meeting will unite and consolidate the voice of its member cities in Asia and the Pacific, especially as a preparation for the Section’s participation in the upcoming UCLG World Congress in Durban, South Africa, during 11-15 November 2019 Read More..
13 March 2019 | KATHMANDU, Nepal – Nepal’s Prime Minister, K. P. Sharma Oli, on (Thursday), has expressed his support to current UCLG ASPAC’s works on faecal sludge management by signing the plaque in a public event in Nepal marking the 26th Establishment Day of UCLG ASPAC’s implementing partner Municipal Association of Nepal (MuAN) under the project “Municipalities Network Advocacy in Sanitation in South Asia”. Read More..