The secretary general of UCLG Africa participated in the statutory affairs meeting chaired by UCLG’s President, Cllr Parks Tau and held at the FEMP Headquarters in Madrid, Spain on 18 April 2017.
The meeting raised concerns about the UCLG electoral process and selection of candidates for the choice of office bearers. It was agreed that this issue be clarified at the next World Council of UCLG in October/November 2017.
The committee received submission to host the next World Council from the cities:
– Zhengzhou, capital of Henan Province, China
– Hangzhou, presented by China’s People’s friendship Association with foreign countries