The Five “Zeroes” for Urban Mobility for 2040

The Five “Zeroes” for Urban Mobility for 2040

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 per cent). Traffic congestion not only...
Singkawang: Towards a Better City

Singkawang: Towards a Better City

ONE of determining factors to realise gender equality in local governance is the enabling environment that allows women to take leadership positions and implement her vision and mission afterwards. Singkawang, a city in West Kalimantan province of Indonesia, has...
SDG Localization Survey (HLPF 2019)

SDG Localization Survey (HLPF 2019)

Local actions are indispensable in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This year, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) will once again report to the High Level Political Forum of the United Nations, on the role of local and regional governments...
LOCALISE SDGs Baseline Survey in A Glance

LOCALISE SDGs Baseline Survey in A Glance

Indonesia – Collaboration of UCLG ASPAC – APEKSI under the framework of LOCALISE SDGs is entering its second phase on 2019. Main activity already conducted was Baseline Survey assessing capacity of local government in 16 provinces and 14 cities targeted. While...