Lyon and the international network UCLG, United Cities and Local Governments - Global network of cities, local and regional governments
UCLG, United Cities and Local Governments - Global network of cities, local and regional governments
- member of the executive committee of the CGLU network
- Cooperation for development,
- Economic development,
- Smart city,
- Social cohesion,
- Sustainable development.
Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Bamako (Mali), Barcelona (Spain), Beirut (Lebanon), Birmingham (United Kingdom), Frankfurt (Germany), Gothenburg (Sweden), Guangzhou (China), Jericho (Palestine), Leipzig (Germany), Milan (Italy), Montreal (Canada), Rabat (Morocco), Setif (Algeria), Turin (Italy), Yerevan (Armenia).
United Cities and Local Governments is the main organisation which represents local governments before the United Nations. Its members are cities and national associations for the implementation of the United Nations Millennium goals.
Lyon's action in the international UCLG network
Lyon and the partner cities are working together to achieve the Millennium goals: improvement of unhealthy living conditions, water management and involvement of women in local political life... At the 1st international congress held in Beijing in 2005, Lyon assumed the chairmanship and presidency of the Decentralised Cooperation Commission of the UCLG.
Valérie De Rosa
Métropole de Lyon - Economic development, employment and knowledge delegation
chargée de mission coopération décentralisée