Local governments have an essential role in combatting COVID-19 pandemic. Cities – with duties such as social services, public transportation, education, public health and local economy – are working with full efforts to reduce the effects of the crisis, in all corners of the world.
Last week, the Union of Municipalities of Turkey (UMT) hosted this year's CIB annual meeting. Managers, directors and (senior) advisers made their way to Istanbul to share their insights on the latest developments in their own organizations, as well as on their position towards developments in international agendas.
Conflict and migration