As we close the books for 2014 we conclude that it has once again been a year of transformation. Worldwide events have re-written the agenda, we see trends moving towards more of concern for inter-government relations and the role of local governments as part of decentralisation oriented support. And as a company we have grown in confidence in what we are doing and how we are doing it – and the importance of it. Our Annual Results capture some of what we have seen, experienced and achieved during 2014.


Our projects

We have experience from projects in more than 30 countries and know-how of how to adapt our approaches to different local conditions. Browse through our project database in order to see how we apply our methods and tools.

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Our core areas of expertise

Our core business areas have evolved through a combination of Swedish good practice and the needs of our clients. Good and accountable local governance as well as the provision of a favorable environment for local and regional democracy are goals within all of our projects.

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  • The new board of SKL International visiting Belgrade

    22 September

    The new board of SKL International met the Serbian association of municipalities, the Standing Conference of Municipalities and Towns (SXTM) in Belgrade early September.

  • Tunisia learns about Sweden’s long history of decentralisation

    09 September

    Tunisia learns about Sweden’s long history of decentralisation SKL International and SALAR took part in a study visit initiated by the Swedish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Swedish Institute, who welcomed a Tunisian delegation of high representatives from e.g. the parliament, the association of local authorities and politically independent NGOs. Since the Arab uprisings […]

  • Wider focus on governance

    07 September

    SKL International is widening its area of expertise through the framework contracts that the company have won with different donors, such as British DfID, EU and Swedish Sida. Lately, Rule of Law and Access to Justice in Uganda was the theme for a short term assignment, as Sida needed support to draft possible future interventions in this field.[…]

  • Swedish models for Sustainable Urban Development attract interest

    26 August

    Swedish models for Sustainable Urban Development attract interest Local politicians from Turkey visited SKL International August 24 to learn from Swedish experiences of models for Sustainable Urban Development. The 50 participants come from the Gaziantep, the sixth largest municipality in Turkey and one of the participating cities in the ongoing Tusenet programme, a local governance […]

  • 17 July



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