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On October 17, 2018 DeLoG has conducted a webinar, led by Paula Lucci (ODI) and Tim Auracher (GIZ) who discussed the key role that local governments play in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the key commitment to 'leave no one…

On October 8-11, 2018, Brussels hosted the European Week of Regions and Cities. It is an annual four-day event, during which cities and regions display their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the…

On September 24, 2018 UN-Habitat launched a Global Municipal Database (GMD), which provides standard indicators for municipal budgets and includes data on per capita expenditures, revenues and debt in cities worldwide.

The 2018 Management for Development Results (MfDR) Seminar took place in Seoul from 27-30 August 2018. The jointly organised event aimed at reflecting on efforts to localise SDGs through effective MfDR, and the challenges and opportunities created…

From 23-25 May 2018, the 13th Annual Meeting of the Development Partners Network on Decentralisation and Local Governance (DeLoG) took place in The Hague, Netherlands. It was hosted by the International Cooperation Agency of the Association of…

Cities 2030 – Cities for All: Implementing the New Urban Agenda. From February 7 - 13, 2018 the 9th World Urban Forum took place in Kuala Lumpur, Malyasia.

Jochen Mattern is former project coordinator of the DeLoG Sekretariat.

From 22nd to 25th January 2018 a joint DeLoG learning event took place in Brussels. 34 selected professionals from 12 different DeLoG member organisations and over 20 countries, based in both headquarters and the field, came together to learn and…

The Commonwealth Local Government Conference 2017 took place from 21-24 November 2017 in Valetta, Malta. It was hosted by the Government of Malta through the Ministry of Justice, Culture and Local Government and the Local Councils Association of…

The 'Climate Summit of Local and Regional Leaders' took place on 12 November 2017 at COP23, the 23rd United Nations Climate Change Conference.