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HOW DOES GUANGZHOU ADAPT TO COVID-19 CRISIS?

HOW DOES GUANGZHOU ADAPT TO COVID-19 CRISIS?

China’s economic and social development has been hampered since the outbreak of COVID-19 which has been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO) on 11 March 2020. However, the country is recovering its vitality back again as the number of domestic...

Mayor Somjai Suwansupana: Tackling Challenges in Phuket Municipality

Mayor Somjai Suwansupana: Tackling Challenges in Phuket Municipality

The island of Phuket has become a popular destination among fellow travellers and backpackers throughout the past decade. It caters to various types of tourists with pearly white beaches, rich cultural heritage, underwater wonders, and mouth-watering food. Behind all...

Mayor Somjai Suwansupana: Tackling Challenges in Phuket Municipality

Mayor Somjai Suwansupana: Tackling Challenges in Phuket Municipality

The island of Phuket has become a popular destination among fellow travellers and backpackers throughout the past decade. It caters to various types of tourists with pearly white beaches, rich cultural heritage, underwater wonders, and mouth-watering food. Behind all...

Call For Support – Join Global Responses To COVID-19

Call For Support – Join Global Responses To COVID-19

Dear Valued Members and Partners, Since the outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus, recently named by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as COVID-19, cities in China have demonstrated significant resolve to overcome this challenge. China has been severely affected by...

How Central Java Reduces Maternal Mortality Rate

How Central Java Reduces Maternal Mortality Rate

Indonesia has made continuous progress in reducing the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MMR). According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the MMR decreased from 272 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2000 to 177 deaths per 100,000 live births in 2017.[1] Local...

City Climate Action, Insights, and Tools Survey

City Climate Action, Insights, and Tools Survey

Significant momentum is building which places local governments like yours at the core of the climate action movement. Implementing comprehensive climate policy to achieve ambitious emissions reductions requires cities and their staff to be equipped with the right...

Nunukan:  Transformation for Better Services to Local People

Nunukan: Transformation for Better Services to Local People

Mayor Asmin Laura Hafid of Nunukan (North Kalimantan, Indonesia) was inaugurated on 1 June 2016. From that moment on, Mayor Laura has initiated a series of transformational actions aimed to provide better services for local people and improve the city’s welfare....