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



The Discussion in Bishkek on How to Overcome the Drought

A regional workshop on the use of the Enhanced Transparency Framework (ETF) reporting tools for Central Asia was held in Bishkek from May 15 to 17...

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Kazan Has Set a Goal to Reduce Waste Volumes

At a staff meeting, Ilsur Metshin, Mayor of Kazan, announced his intention to reduce the volumes of waste in the city. To achieve this goal, a pro...

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New Landfills for Organic Waste Utilization in Kazan

Compost landfills for organic waste utilization will be opened in the capital of Tatarstan. Pre-project preparation and registration of land plots...

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The First Meeting of the International Union of Women

On April 19, the first meeting of the International Union of Women and a round table on “Women’s cultural diplomacy as a tool for building relatio...

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Mayor of Naberezhnye Chelny Received the Order of Friendship

Russian President Vladimir Putin awarded Nail Magdeev, Mayor of Naberezhnye Chelny, the Order of Friendship of the Russian Federation for services...

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Social Projects of Astana. Review

The JOLTAP project is being implemented on the initiative of the Astana Akimat with the support of the Public foundation “New Opportunity”. Under t...

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Inclusive Tourism in Irkutsk

Specialists of the Irkutsk information and tourist service have developed a new direction for the city: the inclusive tourism. This is a set of se...

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A Lesson on the History of Local Government in Izhevsk

On April 12, in Izhevsk, as part of the “City of Students” project of the “Teenager” Prevention Headquarters of the “Puls” Center of Teen Clubs, a ...

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Uzbekistan Expands the Powers of Kengashes of People's Deputies

The decree guarantees that the Kengashes (Councils) carry out their activities independently of the state bodies. President Shavkat Mirziyo...

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The Citizens’ Forum 2024 in Yakutia

On March 13-14, 2024, Yakutsk hosted the Citizens’ Forum. This is the largest annual meeting of representatives of the Republic’s civil society, a...

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“A Mobile Assistant” for Passengers with Disabilities

In the branch office of the All-Russian Society of the Blind, the Central District, specialists of the Krasnoyarskgortrans informed the visually i...

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Inclusion Support Offices in Astana

Zhenis Kasymbek, Akim of Astana, announced the opening of new inclusion support offices at schools and mini-centres. “We continue to increase...

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Comrat Is Improving Sewerage Networks

In February 2024, an agreement was signed between the Agency for Regional Development of Gagauzia, the Comrat Municipality and the Valdcongrup SRL...

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A Potential Solution Against the Soot Has Been Found in Kyzyl

The issue of pollution by the compulsive use of the coal is very acute in Kyzyl. The local governments are actively seeking the ways to solve this...

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More Than 4 Million Tourists Visited Kazan in 2023

Kazan has set a new record for tourist and excursion flow: about 4 million people visited the city in 2023 (11% more than in 2022). According to S...

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Green Eurasia. The Call for Applications is Open

The international climate contest “Green Eurasia” announces the call for applications. The aim of the contest is to find efficient practices for c...

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Omsk Shares Its Experience. Achieving SDG

Evgenia Uvarkina, Mayor of Lipetsk, paid a working visit to Omsk. The main purpose of her visit was to familiarize herself with the work of the Oms...

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Yalta Strengthens Its Position in the International Arena. Part 2

After visiting Cuba, the Crimean delegation attended Nicaragua. One of the goals was to sign a twinning agreement between the cities of Yalta (Rus...

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Yalta Strengthens Its Position in the International Arena. Part 1

The UCLG-Eurasia’s member city of Yalta is preparing to conclude twinning agreements with the cities of Cardenas and Havana (Cuba). For this purpo...

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Young Parliamentarians of Izhevsk Presented Their Initiatives

The fourth meeting of the Youth Parliament at the City Council of Izhevsk was held on January 30. It was proposed to develop a bill on preferentia...

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