The Role of Local Governments in Sustainable Urbanisation

By |2019-02-12T13:36:51+02:00August 18th 2016|governance & finance, urban & metropolitan governance, , , , |

A key recommendation of the German Habitat Forum held in May 2016 in Berlin was that “cities need to be empowered as actors”. Urbanization not only implies geographical changes, but also a political change in order to manage growth. This is where local governments are most needed.