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Global Local: The future of local markets

This week's Global Local explores all things local markets. It includes a worldwide exploration of the value of markets today, an investigation into the future of markets and unpacks why local government is critical in enabling local markets to thrive.

Markets: Case studies and resources for local government

Every week, we highlight inspiration and innovation from local government worldwide. In this article, we focus on the councils working to create markets that are a source of pride to their communities. You’ll find best practice from the UK, Sweden, the USA and the Netherlands, and plenty of useful policy and resources.

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Global Local: Obesity policy

This week's Global Local focuses on the obesity epidemic and the multifaceted factors contributing to the complex issue. This edition shares examples of how local governments around the world are intervening to promote healthier lifestyles.

Tackling obesity: Case studies and resources for local government

Every week, we highlight inspiration and innovation from local government worldwide. In this article, we focus on those who are tackling obesity and creating healthier communities. You’ll find best practice from Finland, the Philippines, Argentina and the Netherlands, along with plenty of practical policy and resources to for more insight and guidance on the topic.

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Global Local: Fighting misinformation and disinformation

This edition of Global Local explores all things misinformation and disinformation, including the topic fundamentals, risks and concerns, as well as local government's role in tackling the consequences.

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Misinformation: Case studies and resources to help tackle it

Every week, we highlight inspiration and innovation from local government worldwide. In this article, we focus on those who are fighting misinformation and disinformation locally. You’ll find best practice from Finland, the USA and the UK, along with plenty of practical policy and resources to help point you in the right direction.

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Global Local: The Electric Vehicle transition

This Global Local explores local government's role in the transition to EV, and provides examples for implementing and incentivising the switch to EVs.  

Five examples of local government driving the EV transition forward

Every week, we highlight inspiration and innovation from local government worldwide. In this article, we focus on those who are leading the transition to EV. You’ll find best practice from Germany, Belgium, Iceland, USA and the UK, along with plenty of practical policy and resources to help point you in the right direction.

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Global Local: Year in review, part two

This is the second of two newsletters rounding up Global Local in 2023, with a focus on the issues more connected to planning, governance, democracy and finance we covered last year.