Rio de Janeiro
- Lack of progress in gender equality features among main conclusions of the latest meeting of UN WomenThursday, 10/04/2014
The Metropolis Women International Network took part once again in the 58 Commission on the Status of Women organized by UN Women and held in New York from 10 to 21 March 2014. The 58th Commission session was attended by the Metropolis delegation comprising the Vice-President of Abidjan, representatives of the Abidjan Antenna and the Metropolis International Women’s Network coordinator, who used the occasion to meet with UN Women delegates to address upcoming joint projects.
- Tuesday, 08/04/2014
Is your city working on the improvement of its citizen’s quality of life? Don’t miss the chance to showcase it during the 11th Metropolis World Congress in Hyderabad (India) and submit your project or experience to win the 5th Metropolis Award. The period for submitting projects closes on April 30, 2014.
- Tuesday, 01/04/2014
April is the month for Metropolis members and partners to apply for the new Metropolis Initiatives. If your city or organization runs projects and/or provides services in matters concerning Governance, Urban economy, Urban Innovation, Sustainability or Social Inclusion, it may be eligible to lead a Metropolis Initiative starting in 2015.
- Monday, 31/03/2014
The WUF7 will be hosting Metropolis’ open networking event titled: “Equitable Metropolises: fixing spatial, social and economic inequalities through integrated governance, planning and developing” on Wednesday 9 April at 4.30pm.
You can learn more on the session and which political leaders will showcase their experiences by reading the flyer of the event.