DeLoG's 15th Annual Meeting takes place from the 07th to the 16th of July

For the first time in virtual format

"Enabling Local Governments to Tackle the COVID-19 Response and Recovery"

Recording Now Available: DeLoG Webinar with UNCDF and UNDP

"Local Authorities and the Challenge of Urban Violence"

Recording Now Available: DeLoG Webinar with VNG International

'If You Want to Go Far, Go with Many: Strengthening the Local Voice at the International Level'

DeLoG Session at the World Urban Forum 2020 (WUF10)

Local Action For and By the People: UCLG World Congress – World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders

14th DeLoG Annual Meeting 2019

'Learning and getting food for advocacy (on DLG)’
– Rolf Swart, VNG International

Joint Workshop in Cambodia

'Enhancing the Capacity of Local Governments in Localising the Sustainable Development Goals'

Joint Learning Event in Brussels

'Local Governance and Sustaining Peace in Fragile and Conflict-Affected Settings'


This repository contains resources developed for local governments to guide their response efforts to COVID-19. These materials include guidance notes, journal articles, newspaper articles, blogs and webpages based on experiences and lessons learned…

In this draft report Tomas Tobé, chair of the European Parliament Development Committee, makes the case for a deepened cooperation with local authorities in development cooperation endeavours to better catalyse aid effectiveness

Last week, cities and urban areas shifted into the centre of attention. UN Secretary-General António Guterres launched the policy brief: “COVID-19 in an Urban World” through a widely shared video message, underlining that:

“Now is the time to…