New report “At the Heart of the City”


The report “At the Heart of the City: Mayors on the Urban Future” encompasses the captivating discussion that occurred during the Mayors Roundtable at the World Urban Forum 6 held in September 2012 in Naples, Italy, where UCLG and other partners participated.

Attended by 400 Mayors and Local Authority Associations, topics such as the financial architecture in countries, job creation strategies, women and youth empowerment and the need for an improved partnership between Ministers and Mayors were debated.

 “A common denominator needed to meet the urban challenges cities face today is the involvement of citizens. A mission for the Mayors of the world. Is there a vision for the future?”

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