October 7th: The World Metropolitan Day campaign, led by Metropolis and CIPPEC, invites local, metropolitan and regional authorities globally to advocate for metropolitan interests in the global arena.
A new nursery school in the outskirts of Monrovia, allows three-year-old Teetee Jargbe and nearly 80 other children from one of the country’s most populated slums to go to school. The kindergarten, funded by Comic Relief, was built through the Cities Alliance Community Upgrading Fund.
A new report from the Coalition for Urban Transitions finds that leadership from national governments is essential for achieving equitable and sustainable economic development in cities.
Cities Alliance joins national and local governments, community organizations, and development partners to step-up climate action for the most vulnerable.