The Climate Chance Association alongside the National Association for local authorities of Ghana (NALAG) held a press conference during the 50th session of United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change negotiations in order to present the Climate Chance Summit Africa 2019.
This event is celebrated yearly on October 7th, marking the anniversary of the Montréal Declaration on Metropolitan Areas (2015). It is a unique opportunity for communities from across the world to come together to make visible the metropolitan reality: the growth of the world’s urbanized areas beyond the jurisdictional boundaries of municipalities, generating complex urban systems where the world’s greatest transformations take place.
on 27th September 2018 The Prime Minister of United Republic of Tanzania, Honorable Kassim Majaliwa Kassim has launched a Mayors Award Scheme Project, which has been designed by UCLG Africa and ALAT , and funded by European Union
Speaking during the launch in 34th ALAT General Assembly in Dodoma ,Tanzania , the Prime Minster congratulated UCLG Africa and ALAT ,for designing this project , and he also thanked European union for funding this project ,he said that he is hoping this project will be a catalysts for national development agenda.
Prime Minister was accompanied by the Minister of Local Governments and regional Administrations of united Republic of Tanzania Mr. Suleiman Jaffo, Deputy Minister of Local Governments and regional Administrations of united Republic of Tanzania Mr. Josephat Kandege, Permanent Secretary of Local Governments and regional Administrations of united Republic of Tanzania Mr. Mussa Iyombe and Regional Commissioner of City Dodoma Dr. Binilith Mahenge