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The World Urban Campaign, Steering Committee Meeting held in Liverpool on 30 October 2018,
marked a milestone towards a renewed vision, strategy and innovative activities for the WUC to strengthen its role
in raising awarenessand mobilize actions for the implementation of the New Urban Agenda and the SDGs.
A total of 9 Working Groups were set up on specific issues, to allow members and the public to provide suggestions
for the new phase of the World Urban Campaign.

Urban Thinkers

In an increasingly globalized and interconnected world, the numerous consequences of climate change, environmental degradation, uncritical consumerism and many other threats to life on our planet transcend geographical or political boundaries. In tur...
Local authorities acting globally for sustainable development, Regional Studies. Member states adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in 2015 and aimed to adopt a New Urban Agenda during Habitat III in 2016. Related intergovernmental p...
Most of us might remember what happened in the Addis Ababa conference, or formally the Third Conference of the Financing for Development. As a number of NGOs and stakeholders expressed, the outcome actually lacks addressing how to finance the Sustain...
Over two centuries of carbon-intensive and market-oriented urban developments have led to widespread environmental degradation, loss of biodiversity, socio-economic polarization and unhuman relationships amidst affluence, technological advancement an...