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City leaders interested in improving outcomes for youth and increasing public safety through juvenile justice reform are encouraged to participate in a series of webinars, during the next phase of NLC’s strategic partnership with the John D. and…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release

Regardless of location or demographics, cities across the country are being asked to do more with less as federal and state funding decreases. Through creative innovations – including new ideas, new ways of doing business and new…

  • CitiesSpeak

This is a guest post written by Adam Levenson of UNC-Chapel Hill’s MPA@UNC program.

“Trust, but verify.” According to certified public finance officers Stan Helgerson and David Richardson, Ronald Reagan’s famous stance on international…

Trust
Trust
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the seventh post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

 

Had my trip to the World Urban Forum been limited to a tour of the city of Medellin, the trip would have been worth it. This is…

Medellin Hills
Medellin Hills
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the fifth post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

In…

roundtable
roundtable
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the fourth post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

Despite the economic forces that I wrote about yesterday, there seems to be an optimism pervading the Seventh World Urban Forum (…

roundtable
roundtable
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the second post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

The theme of the United Nations World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia, is “Equity in Development — Cities for Life;” or what I prefer to…

WUF
WUF
  • CitiesSpeak

This is the first post in a series of blogs on the World Urban Forum 7 in Medellin, Colombia.

In just a few days I will be in Medellin, Colombia, for World Urban Forum 7 (WUF7) which is hosted by the City of Medellin, the government of…

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Logo
  • Press Release

In recalling a story about meeting Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall, Celebrate Diversity Breakfast keynoter Donna Brazile said, “the Justice asked me about my history when I met him.  And he meant, my recent history.  In having discussions…

Press Release
Press Release
  • Press Release

NLC Releases RFP for Municipal Leadership for Juvenile Justice Reform Leadership Academy.

Despite substantial decreases in juvenile crime rates during the past decade, state and local juvenile justice systems remain in need of…

Press Release
Press Release