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Cities Alliance Focuses on City Planning, Public Space and Secondary Cities at Africities 2018

Africities was a good opportunity for Cities Alliance to facilitate discussions around inclusive cities that are central to our work programme, including city planning, equitable economic growth in cities and the role of public space, the need for local finance, the right to the city, and secondary cities.

UN Photo/Amanda Voisard 23 June 2017 Arua District, Uganda Photo # 729912

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Cities Alliance Stands #WithRefugees and Supports Global Migration Compacts

Cities Alliance is proud to join the UNHCR's #WithRefugees coalition and support the two Global Compacts on migration as part of our ongoing support for cities who seek to leverage migration for sustainable and inclusive development.

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Cities Alliance Launches Pilot to Help CBEs Improve Primary Waste Collection in Rainy Monrovia

The Cities Alliance Liberia Country Programme is working with CBEs to pilot innovative “starter kits” with rain gear, tools and tricycles to help them keep Monrovia’s streets clean and safe.

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A Look at How Six Global Agreements Support Sustainable Urban Development

This new set of one-page briefs is part of an analysis commissioned to IIED by Cities Alliance that aims to help a range of urban development actors understand how six global agreements can support the advancement of sustainable urban development.