Municipal Government of Udine, Italy

Overview

Sector

Capacity Building, Development Cooperation

Country

Italy

SDG

01 - No Poverty, 02 - Zero Hunger, 03 - Good Health and Well-being, 04 - Quality Education, 05 - Gender Equality, 06 - Clean Water and Sanitation, 07 - Affordable and Clean Energy, 08 - Decent Work and Economic Growth, 09 - Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure, 10 - Reduced Inequalities, 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities, 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production, 13 - Climate Action, 14 - Life Below Water, 15 - Life on Land, 16 - Peace and Justice Strong Institutions, 17 - Partnerships for the Goals

Organization Type

Government

Description

About


Udine is a city located in north-eastern Italy in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, and it has a population of 99,244, increasing to 176,000 when taking into consideration the urban area. Udine is a very important commercial centre, and it is also known for iron and mechanical industries. The city has a long history that is evident through the Castle of Udine, a historic castle built by the Venetians from 1517 that houses one of the most ancient parliament Halls of Europe. In addition, the city hosts many important festivals and events, as well as renowned historical artifact at the archbishop's palace and the Museo Civico. The city is well connected, as the Udine railway station is the central station in Friuli-Venezia Giulia, operating all over Italy and internationally.