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Global Local: Homelessness

In this week’s Global Local, we’re looking into the role of local government as housing affordability becomes more distant, renting becomes more competitive and homelessness increases.

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Global Local: Migration

In this week's Global Local, we're looking into the role of local government in the movements of people, and the important services they provide in helping migrants settle, integrate, and get from place to place.

Global Local: The power of participation

In this edition of Global Local, we showcase the wide variety of LGIU resources which support local democratic engagement while asking critical questions about the future of local government as part of our LGIU@40 programme. This newsletter includes exclusive think pieces and interviews, brand-new research from the Local Democracy Research Centre and new insightful reports…

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Global Local: Building consensus for net zero

In this week's Global Local, we're looking into environmental governance and how local government can conduct impactful public engagement on climate change.

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Global Local: Money for nothing? Universal Basic Income

Local governments have played a central role in the development and implementation of basic income policies. This edition looks at what we’ve learned about universal basic income (UBI) from pilot projects  so far and discusses best practices for local governments undertaking basic income pilot projects, drawing on recent examples. We also look at work in…

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Global Local: The power of music

In this week's Global Local, we're looking at how music can foster social cohesion, cultural identity and wellbeing.

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Global Local: Island challenges

In this week's Global Local, we're looking at the resilience of island communities and the challenges they face in an era of crises.

Vulnerability and strength: islands on the front lines of the climate crisis

The situation that has unfolded on Rhodes in recent weeks highlights the vulnerability of islands across the world. Scarce resources and geographical isolation coupled with an increased vulnerability to the physical impacts of the climate crisis put small islands in a particularly challenging position.

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