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Mayors in action: five approaches to urban governance

by John P. Kotter

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Published by Wiley in New York .
Written in English

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  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mayors -- United States.,
    • Mayors -- United States -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] John P. Kotter [and] Paul R. Lawrence.
      SeriesWiley series in urban research
      ContributionsLawrence, Paul R., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS141 .K67
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 287 p.
      Number of Pages287
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5049720M
      ISBN 100471505404
      LC Control Number74010790

      A multilevel governance approach to preventing and managing noncommunicable diseases: the role of cities and urban settings () With over half of the world’s population now living in urban settings, cities, municipal governments and urban places are uniquely . urgent action. Urban poverty was one of the main themes of the Barcelona World City Forum, and the reduction of the population living in poverty in urban areas is part of the seventh Millennium Development Goal (MDG 7) related to environment sustainability. The following five issues have been highlighted as critical.

      A “Global Parliament of mayors” Governance network: Part i—the concept table of contents The Idea in Brief 1 Developing a Global Parliament of Mayors 2 Reasons for a Global Parliament of Mayors 3 The Global Migration to Cities and the Urban Predisposition for Problem-Solving 4 Developing New Governance Models 4. Data, research and territorial reviews on regional, rural and urban development including city planning, green cities, green regions and mayoral roundtables., This report offers a comprehensive overview of decentralisation policies and reforms in OECD countries and beyond. Sometimes called a 'silent' or 'quiet' revolution, decentralisation is among the most important reforms of the past 50 years.

        This is precisely why place-based leadership matters. The evidence from my international research on urban governance suggests that civic leadership is critical in ensuring that the innovation zones are orchestrated in a way that promotes a culture of listening that can, in turn, lead to innovation. The one-city approach in Bristol. The second wave of urban pragmatism, which took shape around and is still growing, engages with the need to reimagine urban governance to integrate the “sub‐national” as a meaningful category within the framework of the Paris Agreement for Climate Action. The analysis of critical narratives emerging from the last decade of Author: Vanesa Castán Broto, Linda K. Westman.


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