Saiz: “We would like to express our solidarity with the people and local governments of Turkey that are affected by the situation, in particular in the area of Marmaris.”
As UCLG-MEWA Presidency and members, we express our solidarity with the Turkish people and local governments over the ongoing wildfires, which have had devastating effects in particularly southern Turkey.
Our Organization is planning to hold UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau and Council Meetings, which will last for two days between 25-30 October or between 17-20 November.
We would like to inform you about the Local Authorities Major Group Side Event (1) and Local and Regional Governments Day and Forum (2) which will be held under the auspices of 2021 High-level Political Forum.
The fourth UCLG Culture Summit will be organized on 9-11 September 2021 in Izmir, Turkey, and will count with an official virtual launch on 10 June 2021. Save these dates in your agenda!
With great pleasure, we would like to inform you that the X International Conference of Eurasia World Heritage Cities will be held on April 1-3 in the city of Turkistan, the Republic of Kazakhstan.
The works are underway to develop a systematic framework for the Voluntary Local Reviews, which is a mechanism for tracking progress on the SDGs at the local level.
We are deeply saddened to receive the news that Mr. Aqel BILTAJI, former mayor of Greater Amman who served as a member of UCLG-MEWA Executive Bureau from the year 2013 until 2017, has passed away.
We have opened an e-condolence book for our Founding President who made unforgettable contributions to the local government community.