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



Krasnoyarsk is on the List of 45 Best Urban Practices of the Guangzhou Award

The Technical Committee of the Guangzhou Award has presented the list of cities whose projects were especially recognized by the international exp...

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Astronomical Observatories of KFU Are on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Astronomical observatories of KFU (Kazan Federal University) have been included in the UNESCO World Heritage List that now comprises four Tatarsta...

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Tatarstan Has Adopted the National Action Strategy for Women

Tatarstan has adopted the action plan for the implementation of the National Action Strategy for Women in 2023-2026. This document is directly rel...

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Cheboksary and Hefei Established Twinning Ties

On August 19, an agreement on establishing twinning ties between the cities of Hefei (PRC) and the UCLG-Eurasia’s member Cheboksary was signed...

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UCLG-Eurasia’s Members Share Experiences

On August 10, Ulyanovsk received a delegation from the city of Cheboksary. Ilya Nozhechkin, Chairman of Ulyanovsk City Council, presented the ...

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A Smart Sports Ground in Tomsk

On August 11, in Tomsk, the first smart sports ground started working. Its main difference is in its multifunctionality and digital approach. Elem...

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Zero Waste on a New Project in Kazan

Benches and garbage cans made of recycled plastic will be installed on the square in front of the family center “Kazan”. 320 kilograms of industri...

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UCLG-Eurasia’s Members in the Russia Smart Cities Ranking

The plenary session of the 4th International Forum on the development and digital transformation of cities “Smart City - Smart Country” summarized...

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Russia Adopts Law on International Relations for Local Governments

President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin has signed the Federal Law On Amendments to the Federal Law On General Principles of Local Self...

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Neural Nets Are Penetrating the Sphere of Urban Development

Modern cities have long been on the path towards digitalization and AI, however, in order to maintain sustainable development, efficient urban gov...

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Affordable Housing Award Has Announced

Habitat For Humanity (Asia-Pacific), an international non-governmental non-profit organization, has announced a contest for outstanding initiatives...

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100 000$ for a Project in the Field of Transport for Eurasia Cities

UCLG-Eurasia is pleased to present the latest Sustainable Cities Challenge initiative. The Sustainable Cities Challenge, in partnership with the T...

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Citizens of Moscow Invested in the Purchase of Electric Buses

Moscow is using an innovative method of attracting funding for ecological projects. In 2021, Moscow placed the exchange-traded green bond issue fo...

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Cultural Capital of Russia 2024

The finalists of federal contest “Cultural Capital of the Year” have been announced. Grozny, Kaliningrad, Nizhny Novgorod, Novosibirsk, Samara, To...

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Tomsk Has Developed a Draft Tourist Code

Tomsk Administration together with the Center for Urban Environment Development has worked on designing the tourist code during the year. Tourist ...

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The App Will Help with the River Route

Moscow residents and guests of the capital can take a trip on a motorboat on the Moskva River and get acquainted with the sights in summer. The Mo...

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A New Initiative of UN-Habitat and Shanghai

Call for applications for the 2023 Shanghai Award from cities and municipalities around the world has started. Applications can be submitted by Ju...

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Call for Applications for the UN-Habitat 2023 Scroll of Honour Award

UN-Habitat, the United Nations Programme on sustainable urbanization, has announced the call for applications for its prestigious 2023 Scroll of H...

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Traffic Lights with Voice Dubbing in Nizhny Novgorod

Nizhny Novgorod will install the first traffic lights with devices of voice dubbing for street names. Eight audio and voice pedestrian information...

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Yaroslavl Delegation Visited Osh

From March 21 to 24, Vyacheslav Gavrilov, Deputy Mayor of Yaroslavl, and Sergey Kalinin, Chairman of the municipality of Yaroslavl, visited Osh (t...

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