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Local Realities, Global Transformations: Why Understanding Cities is Essential in Achieving SDG 5

Emilia Saiz, Deputy Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments, offers her views on why supporting cities is an essential part of global commitments to empower women.

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WIEGO to Explore the Role of Public Space for Informal Livelihoods and Equitable Growth in Cities

The grant to Women in Informal Employment: Globalizing and Organizing (WIEGO) is part of the Cities Alliance Joint Work Programme (JWP) for Equitable Economic Growth.

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New Guide Helps African Countries Tackle the Urgent Task of Urban Legal Reform

Cities Alliance is pleased to announce the release of Reforming Urban Laws in Africa: A Practical Guide, which proposes an approach to urban law-making based on an understanding of local context.

Gulu, Uganda. By Erinamukuta - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia

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UNCDF to Facilitate Cities Alliance Campaign for Economic Development in Ugandan Cities

Part of the Cities Alliance Joint Work Programme for Equitable Economic Growth, the initiative looks at how cities can improve access to public goods and services as a pathway towards economic transformation.

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