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January 31, 2019

Ebook: 19 on 2019 – Predictions on Local Government from 19 Experts

From transportation services to fostering equity and inclusion in the workplace, local governments play a central role in day-to-day life across the globe. Reflecting on key […]
November 5, 2018

Photo Feature: Municipal Waste Recycling Program

  Eight million tons of plastic waste are discarded into the word’s ocean annually- the equivalent of dumping an entire garage struck of plastic into the […]
October 25, 2018

From Waste to Work: Taking Action on Ocean Plastics

  The United Nations projects that by 2050 over two-thirds of the world’s population will live in cities. Ninety percent of that increase will take place in Asia […]
October 3, 2018

USAID Urban Champion: Mike Keshishian

Mike Keshishian is a Local Government Specialist in USAID’s Office of Democracy, Rights and Governance. He has worked for USAID since 1998, with a primary focus […]
September 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 30 August 2018

USAID New Resource Hub: Municipal Waste Recycling Program (MWRP) Global London and other major global cities commit to waste reduction declaration (8/28/18) Source: Envirotec Magazine Global Population […]
May 10, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 10 May 2018

USAID USAID Radio Show Boosts National Conversation about Local Government Global UN urban chief on mission to reform and make cities better for women (4/30/18) Source: […]
April 26, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 26 April 2018

USAID USAID Celebrates Earth Day USAID Urban Champion: David Mann USAID/Philippines: NAMRIA and USAID turn over maps to aid cities’ resilient urban development USAID/Philippines: Tagbilaran City […]
April 18, 2018

USAID Celebrates Earth Day

Earth Day 2????18 -End Plastics Pollution!- This year, USAID commemorates Earth Day by highlighting the need to improve waste management and limit marine debris. Earth Day […]
April 12, 2018

Urban Development Media Scan – 12 April 2018

USAID USAID Urban Champion: David Mann Millennium Challenge Corporation Annual Program Statement Progress Toward Financing Urban Infrastructure Global UN population forum urged to examine ways to […]
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