Autor: Emilia Saiz


Emilia Saiz is the Secretary General of UCLG having previously served as Deputy General Secretary of UCLG for the last few years. She has worked with the international movement of local and regional governments in different fields since 1998. Some key areas of her work during her career years have been the strengthening of capacities of the Local Government Associations, the promotion of the participation of women in local decision-making and the strengthening of the role of local governments before the United Nations.


Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG)

Emilia Saiz describes the main global challenges for cities and claims cooperation between cities as the best start to tackle them.