Global Forum on Migration and Development. (20 – 24 January 2019)

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Spain will host the United Nations’ climate change summit from 2 to 13 December 2019 in Madrid after the Chilean government pulled out on Wednesday from holding the event. The global environmental conference, known as COP25, was meant to be held in the Chilean capital of Santiago but anti-government protests, which have left dozens dead, hundreds of injuries and caused significant damage to the city, have forced the Chilean government to cancel.

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19th International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) Conference

The 19th International Observatory on Participatory Democracy (IOPD) Conference will be held from 07 to 10 December in iztapalapa (Mexico). The theme is “Participatory Cities with Full Rights. Participatory Democracy and the Right to the City”.

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UCLG Africa/ALGA College on Gender Equality

The African Local Governments Academy (ALGA) of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa) will launch his college on: “Gender Equality, women’s and girls’ empowerment to meet the SDG5 and the African Vision on Women’s Rights”, from 09 to 13 December 2019 in the Kingdom of Morocco, City of Rabat.

Vienna Migration Conference

The Vienna Migration Conference (VMC) is ICMPD’s annual flagship event for discussing the most challenging and politically relevant issues in the field of migration together with political decision makers, government experts, and representatives from the academic world, the media and the civil society.

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Africa Investment Forum 2019

In just a few weeks, the second edition of the annual Africa Investment Forum will kick off in Johannesburg, South Africa, with development finance institutions determined to tackle the continent’s infrastructure investment challenges and advance Africa’s economic transformation agenda.

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22nd session of the UCLG Africa Executive Committee

The 22nd session of the UCLG Africa Executive Committee will be held on 9 November 2019 in Durban (South Africa) on the margins of the World Congress of Local and Regional Leaders organised by UCLG. In the afternoon of 9 November, the Pan-African Council of the organization will also meet.

Climate Chance Summit Africa

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.

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