Newsletter Archive

We would like to draw your attention especially to DeLoG’s Annual Meeting, which took place in The Hague from 23-25 May.

We would like to draw your attention especially to the tutored E-Learning course on 'Enhancing Development Effectiveness for Decentralisation and Local Governance', taking place from May 7 to July 7, 2018. The methodology of the course is designed to…

"In profile" we feature Jochen Mattern, the former DeLoG project coorindator. Jochen's successor as new project coordinator is Christoph Jansen who has joined the team of the DeLoG Secretariat last month.

Welcome to the new issue of the DeLoG newsletter with the latest activities and news of the network, upcoming events as well as courses and recent publications.We hope you enjoy this issue.

"In profile" we feature Ms. Amita Gill, Local Governance Specialist as well as DeLoG´s focal point at the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

The Habitat III Conference in Quito (17.-20.10.) is about to begin and the latest draft for the New Urban Agenda was published on July 28. From 27-29 September ADB and DeLoG will host a join learning event on “Localising Global Agendas” in Manila.…

With Habitat III gaining momentum, this newsletter thematically focuses on issues of urban governance but also on localising the SDGs, climate change, and migration. In profile, we feature Dr. Lili Liu (World Bank) who will also tell us more about…

Welcome to the first issue of 2016. This year’s mayor international process is Habitat III, and therefore the DeLoG newsletter lays a thematic focus on urban development and what lies ahead. In profile, we feature the view of Chris (VNG) and Hanne…

2015 was a crucial year for the international sustainable development agenda. The importance of the local level and subnational governments has been reiterated in the AAAA, the Agenda 2030 and the COP21 agreements. For 2016 it will be critical to…

The 10th DeLoG annual meeting, hosted by BMZ in Bonn, showed that for achieving the ambitious goals set by the Agenda 2030 the SDGs need to be localised. This in turn requires strong support for local governments enabling them to assume their roles…