World Organization of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)
Organisation mondiale des cités et gouvernements locaux unis (CGLU)
Organización Mundial de Ciudades y Gobiernos Locales Unidos
2004-05-05 Paris France
Founded by merger of H-XB2736 - International Union of Local Authorities (IULA) and H-XB3391 - World Federation of United Cities (UTO).
Through the activities of members, promote a fair, sustainable and united society, based on local democracy, autonomy and decentralization, and focused on the general interest and that of citizens. In concrete terms: strengthen the role of local authorities so as to contribute to resolving current great challenges and to obtain recognition of this role within the international system; act in favour of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals; promote strong and effective local and regional authorities and representative national associations; encourage peace through 'city diplomacy'; promote innovation and the strengthening of local governance.
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General Assembly. World Council. Executive Bureau, including President, 4 Co-Presidents, Elected Treasurer and Secretary General. Regional Sections (9): E-XE4716 - United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa); E-XJ1853 - United Cities and Local Governments Asia Pacific (UCLG ASPAC); Eurasia Section - UCLG-Eurasia; D-XD0448 - Council of European Municipalities and Regions (CEMR); E-XJ9962 - United Cities and Local Governments Middle East and West Asia (UCLG-MEWA); Coordinación de Autoridades Locales de América Latina (CORDIAL); North America Section - UCLG-Noram; Metropolitan Section - B-XD0472 - World Association of the Major Metropolises (Metropolis); Forum of Regions - UCLG Regions.
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