UCLG Learning PROVIDE the opportunity to explore the challenges cities face as a learning network and link learning to decentralized cooperation.
On the contrary to the academic field, cities and local and regional governments have the need for practical solutions to fulfill the citizen’s demand. In this regards, sub-national governments are strong partners and supporters regardless of their development stage. Therefore, learning cannot be conducted alone but has to be part of partnerships with other authorities, academies, associations, international organizations and even private actors. The key elements for learning: work with good strategies, have quality facilitation and build partnerships.
The action learning agenda 2017 and 18
The action will put the regional secretariats in the center and support their key members attracting members and partners to understand cooperate on their reality. Committees and partners are called to support conceptually and with follow up the action core activities that will contain well designed workshops in the regions and foster capacity and evidence building on the urban agenda and the SDG, in particular addressing SDG.
In this webpage, the various methodologies in learning are introduced. It is based on the interviews of the partner organizations carrying out learning activities between cities, which will inspire the readers in organizing future learning cooperation. Moreover, it provides the profile of our learning members to enable a further possible cooperation with them in terms of learning. In the coming years, Cooperation with UCLG priority thematic areas will be ensured, by involving the UCLG committees and the regional sections, that have suggested enlarging concrete learning opportunities to their growing membership.