Eid El-Fitr Celebration
I celebrate the holy Eid al-Fitr of the Muslim world; and wish good health and happiness.
Call for Peace
As United Cities and Local Governments Middle East and West Asia Section (UCLG-MEWA), we are deeply saddened by the ongoing wars and armed conflicts in our region. Killing and injuring innocent civilians, including children, in the conflicts hurt our hearts and it results in indefinable pains throughout the Middle East region. That such a painful picture prevails even during Ramadan, the holy month for the Muslims, height...
NEW AGENDA 21 FOR CULTURE MEETING IN BUENOS AIRES
Barcelona, 25 June 2014 Dear members, We are pleased to send the draft agenda of the meeting we will organize in Buenos Aires (Argentina), which will take place from 29 September to 2 October 2014. It is a very important meeting due to the topics we will address. We hope to see a broad participation from all our members and partners. The main themes of this meeting will be: Discussion on the content of the new Agenda 21 for cult...
Call for Candidatures Co-Presidency of United Cities and Local Governments
Call for Candidatures Co-Presidency of United Cities and Local Governments Dear Members, Due to the local elections that took place in Ecuador, there is a vacancy in the UCLG Presidency. The Executive Bureau in Liverpool agreed to open a call encouraging candidatures from the Latin American region. Launched in...
COLLABORATION BETWEEN TRIPOLI AND UCLG-MEWA
Mayor of Tripoli (Lebanon) Nader M. Ghazal will visit UCLG-MEWA headquarters on 07.05.2014 to develop collaboration between the municipality of Tripoli and UCLG-MEWA.
UCLG is looking for a Project officer for its Migration Programme
We, as UCLG-MEWA, celebrate the International Women’s Day, and sincerely support the activities by local authorities for abolishing the gender discrimination and providing equal opportunities for women. Mehmet DUMAN Secretary General UCLG-MEWA
UCLG-MEWA Joint Meeting of Executive Bureau and Council
Dear UCLG-MEWA Member, You can find in the attachment the decisions taken by the United Cities and Local Governments Middle East and West Asia Section (UCLG-MEWA) Joint Meeting of Executive Bureau and Council, which took place in Konya and hosted by Konya Metropolitan Municipality. Yours sincerely, UCLG-MEWA Secretariat General
Decisions that are Taken about the Debts Arising out of the Membership During the UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau and Council Joint Meeting
The proposal made by Mr. Lokman ÇAĞIRICI, Treasurer of UCLG-MEWA Section, Regarding Indulgence of Some Parts of The Debts Arising out of Membership, which was brought forward during the UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau and Council Joint Meeting, held in Konya, Turkey on 19, December 2013, was approved. The approved resolution and its reasoning are as follows:
Policy Forum on Development (28-29 November 2013)
Dear UCLG-MEWA Member, European Commission DG Development and Aid organised a “Policy Forum on Development” between 27-29 November 2013. You can see the reports prepared about this Forum below. As you can read, there...