Organized by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG) and its Capacity and Institution Building (CIB) working group, this webinar held on 16.04.2020 focuses on the role of local and regional governments (LRGs) and their associations in the SDG reporting process.

Concretely, this webinar:

  • Introduces the SDG monitoring and reporting process.
  • Demonstrates concrete steps on how LRGs and their associations can take part in the reporting process at the national and international levels.
  • Shares the ongoing experience of LRG Associations working with UCLG to ensure LRGs voices are included in their country‚Äôs Volunteer National Review (VNR).


The webinar includes the following presentations:

  • Introduction to the SDGs localization process - Raphael Sedlitzky, UCLG Learning
  • The SDGs reporting process at the subnational level - Anna Calvete, UCLG GOLD
  • Experience from Kenyan subnational governments in SDGs reporting - Ken Oluoch, Council of Governors and Judy Oduma, County Assemblies Forum

The discussion was moderated by:

  • Stan Abma, UCLG Capacity and Institution Building (CIB) working group