Eurasia Regional Section of the World organization "United Cities and Local Governments"



Eurasian Cities in a Struggle for Heritage Preservation

The capital of Bali, Denpasar city, has become a main platform for the discussion of climate change affecting the state of ancient cultural and ar...

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UCLG-Eurasia Delivered a Lecture at the University

Secretary General of UCLG-Eurasia Rasikh Sagitov delivered a lecture to students of the Institute of International Relations and Oriental Studi...

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Culture Summit & Executive Bureau 2019

Two events significant for UCLG were held in the beginning of April. On 3-5 April, the UCLG Culture Summit took place in Buenos Aires (Argentina)....

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€20.000 for Contribution to Peace: UCLG Calls for Peace Prize

The Prize encourages innovative peacebuilding initiatives of local governments and is free from any political partisanship and it is not aimed at ...

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UCLG-Eurasia celebrates 15th anniversary

15 years ago, on April 2, 2004, a voluntary international association of cities and regions UCLG-Eurasia was founded. We have already achiev...

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Latin American Local Authorities Congress

Rasikh Sagitov, Secretary General of UCLG-Eurasia, took part in the Latin American Congress of Local Authorities. The event took place on March 27-...

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Earth Hour

The cities of Eurasia will join the “Earth Hour” action on March 30, 2019 at 20:30. “Earth Hour” is a worldwide movement organized by the World Wid...

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UCLG-Eurasia Takes Part in Preparing a National SDGs Review

UCLG-Eurasia has joint the work on the voluntary national review of the achievement of the SDGs in Russia. Analytical Center for the Government of...

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An Online Survey to Report on SDGs Localization

Since 2016, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) presents every year a report to the UN High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on the “role of...

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UCLG and UNICEF Strengthen Collaboration

A delegation of UNICEF visited UCLG World Secretariat in Barcelona on January 14-15, 2019, to discuss a further strategic partnership. The joint co...

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World Water Day

On the occasion of the World Water Day, UCLG reaffirm that access to water is a fundamental right everywhere, not a commodity.  Local and reg...

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UCLG-Eurasia Vice-President Became a Member of the Council of Europe

Alena Gubanova, Mayor of Astrakhan, Vice-President of UCLG-Eurasia became the new official representative of the Russian Federation in the Chamber ...

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The Seville Commitment: putting "Local Action" in the center of the global development agenda

From the 25th to 27th of February a high level international meeting was held in Seville (Spain) to discuss the localization of the Sustainable De...

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UCLG Executive Bureau: Towards Montevideo

The UCLG Executive Bureau will take place at the headquarters of Mercosur during one single day, on 6 April, at the kind invitation of the Mayor of...

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On February 26-27, 2019 in the Turkish city of Istanbul UCLG-MEWA Retreat participated by the staff, members and partners of the section took plac...

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Cities’ International Activities will be Known

The Secretariat of UCLG-Eurasia, led by Rasikh Sagitov, Secretary-General, held a session to discuss the Research and Rating of Cities’ Internation...

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UCLG Retreat&Campus: Plans for 2019

UCLG staff, members and partners gathered in Barcelona on February 11-15 for the annual Retreat & Campus to discuss further plans of the organ...

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Buenos Aires is the Cultural Capital of the World

III UCLG Culture Summit will be held in a plural, diverse, vibrant, welcoming city, Buenos Aires (Argentina) on 3-5 April 2018. The UCL...

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Secretary General of UCLG has Visited Kazan

On Monday, 28 January, 2019, Emilia Saiz, Secretary General of UCLG, visited the city of Kazan. First of all, Emilia Saiz went to the Secretariat o...

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“We are in Big Trouble with Climate Change”

Local and regional governments from all over the world join efforts to combat climate change. On December 3-14, 2018 the city of Katowice (Poland) ...

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