Top News


Official Opening Ceremony of the 7th Africities Summit

Grassroots Africa examines the continent's future.

The 7th Africities Summit started yesterday in the huge Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.  This Pan African event that is held every three years in one of the five regions of Africa, mobilizes communities and territorial governments in African countries, as well as financial institutions and international cooperation.


Africities 2015: Johannesburg, the New Beginning for Africa with the People

Hardly three weeks away from the biggest democratic gathering of Local Africa, are the final preparations for Africities 7 in Johannesburg carried out.


UCLG Africa Media Partners

Our Media Partners are :


Africities 2015: Abahlali baseMjondolo, the Voice of South Africa Slum Dwellers

The Africities 2015 Summit taking place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 29 November to 03 December is an opportunity that can’t be missed for all stakeholders involved in local governance and local development.

All news


Find our calendar of events by month

by acls us