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The Development Partners Network on Decentralisation and Local Governance (DeLoG) and the European Commission, DG DEVCO will discuss during the 10th World Urban Forum with different actors how it is possible to enable cities and municipalities to…

In 1995, at the Fourth World Conference on Women the global community agreed that advancing women’s rights is of utmost importance. Subsequently, they adopted the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action. 25 years later working towards gender…

In this edition of the DeLoG newsletter, we talked to Dr. Rene Peter Hohman, the Head of Global Programmes at the Cities Alliance (CA) Secretariat, hosted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS).

Once a year the Blavatnik School of Government holds a conference on 'Challenges of Government' providing academics, government and private sector representatives with opportunities to discuss policies and strategies for some of the world’s toughest…

We had the pleasure to talk to Preeta Lall who is currently the Executive Director of the Local Governance Initiative and Network (LOGIN).

This year UNDP has been laying the groundwork for SDG Integration in order to reach the 2030 targets. UNDP’s new website on Integrated Solutions for Sustainable Development provides solutions regarding integrated actions and provides countries with…

On 28th November 2019 DeLoG conducted a webinar on Local Finance, focussing on the World Observatory on Subnational Government Finance and Investment.

The 2019 UCLG Congress – World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders, convened by United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), took place in eThekwini / Durban, South Africa, from 11th to 15th November 2019. The UCLG Congress brought together more than…

Meridiam has been formally selected as the fund manager for the unique International Municipal Investment Fund (IMIF). The IMIF fund focusses exclusively on providing financial support to cities and local governments, in particular municipalities in…

The CIB Working Group Secretariat is conducting a study on linking decentralised cooperation and the SDGs and needs our support! Therefore, the CIB Working Group on Capacity and Institution Building is kindly asking for conducting a survey on the…