Cities Alliance Proposals Update, Member Donor Coordination - 2 March 2012


2 March 2012



Dear Consultative Group,


The Secretariat is pleased to provide an update on Cities Alliance proposals that have been processed since our last Update of 17 January 2012.


I am pleased to share with you, for the purposes of member donor co-ordination, one proposal  "Advocacy campaign: Cities Contributings to “The future we want” towards Habitat III".  We would welcome any early feedback or suggestions you or your country-based colleagues might wish to bring to our attention and would ask that comments be sent by  16 March 2012.


Please be advised that for ease of access, all Proposal Updates are routinely posted on the members page of our website -- accessible through "Members Login" at . Kindly please create a personal login to access the Cities Alliance Members Home Page.

Best wishes,





William Cobbett
Cities Alliance
1818H Street, NW
Washington DC



Cities Alliance Proposals Update, Donor Coordination -  2 March 2012

I. Proposals for Donor Coordination

Comments, if any, are due back to the Secretariat in ten business days, ie by 16 March 2012


1. Advocacy campaign: Cities Contributings to “The future we want” towards Habitat III
Proposal type: Knowledge Activity

Request to CA: $200,000
Submitted by: UCLG
CA Member Sponsor: UCLG

 II. Proposals Approved

1. Preparation for the State of Ghanian Cities Project 2012 (6 February 2012)
Proposal type: Ghana Country Work Programme
Request to CA: USD 71.500
Submitted by: College of Architecture & Planning, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology

CA Member Sponsor:  AFD, World Bank, SDI

3. Formulation of the Burkina Faso CA Country-Programme (6 February 2012)
Proposal type: Burkina Faso Country Programme

Request to CA: $75,000
Submitted by: UN-HABITAT
CA Member Sponsor: UN-HABITAT