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Madrid - World Council 2018

Source: UCLG

The World Council will take place from 5 to 8 November in Madrid, back-to-back with the second edition of the World Forum on Urban Violence and Education for Coexistence and Peace, at the kind invitation of Mayor Manuela Carmena.


The key institutional day for UCLG will be 6 November, where both the Executive Bureau and World Council will gather around business sessions and a political debate.

  • Monday 5 November: Opening of the Forum, Financial Management Committee and Committee on Statutory Affairs, as well as thematic sessions.
  • Wednesday 7 November: Policy Councils and Ibero-American Local Forum

Check this page regularly for the latest updates.

The World Council is the principal policy-making body of the World Organization. It decides the World Organization’s policies and ensures that general policies decided by the General Assembly are implemented. 

Note: The meetings of the UCLG Executive Bureau and World Council are closed meetings. UCLG members are invited to contact the World Secretariat for any additional information:

See you in Madrid!