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First webinar on local governments’ role and potential in DRM for public service delivery will take place on 15 April 2021 from 14:00h to 15:15h (Central European Summer Time)

In his interview for DeLoG's Newsletter No. 54 Mike Keshishian provides us with insights into USAID's approach to decentralisation, discusses their recently published study on decentralised governance and accountability and the importance of future…

Identifying the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as the blueprint to address the difficult challenges ahead, the SDG Global Festival of Action highlights efforts on the local level for the world to see.

Apply now to take part in DeLoG's freshly revised e-Learning Course on “Enhancing the Effectiveness of Decentralisation and Local Governance Reforms”. The deadline for applications is 11 April 2021.

Recognising COVID-19 as an historic opportunity to advocate for stronger investments in municipalism, UCLG has recently issued a short video to demonstrate the progress made since its World Congress in Durban in 2019.

From urban governance, to local finance and fragile contexts, DeLoG Members and Partners are not only advocating for gender mainstreaming in DLG-Projects but leading by example.

As part of its Territorial Approach to the SDGs programme the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) recently published two pilot reports on Bonn (Germany) and Kópavogur (Iceland).

Alerted by the COVID-19 pandemic, experts from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) shed light on the importance of improving the health of urban residents and in particular of the aging population.

The long-term cooperation and joint initiatives between ADB and DeLoG are based on the shared interest in strengthening institutional capacity for localising the Agenda 2030 on Sustainable Development. The Letter of Intent (LoI) signed by ADB and…

Recognising the innovative approach of the projects handed in for the UN SDG Action Awards, the list of honourable mentions is worth a look.