• 28 April 2014

    A week of communication

    Manager of UMT’s Press, Publications and Public Relations Department, Nilüfer Sivrikaya, and her colleague Tugce Özkan visited Stockholm on February 17-21 for a job shadowing programme in SALAR and Botkyrka Municipality. TUSELOG Programme interviewed them on their insights and how this study tour contributed to their future work:

  • 25 April 2014

    SKL International hosts Jordanian delegation in Stockholm and Skåne

    During 22 – 26 April, a high-level delegation from Jordan visited Sweden as a part of an EU-funded Twinning and Institutional Exchange (TAIEX) study visit on Decentralisation of Public Services. The group was composed of the Governor of the Local Development Directorate in the Ministry of Interior, Governor of Amman and Amman City Manager.

  • 17 April 2014

    Sida Helpdesk on Democracy and Public Administration in Africa

    SKL International has been rewarded the contract of running the Sida Helpdesk on Democracy and Public Administration in Africa (Sub Saharan Africa) together with its partners Overseas Development Institute (ODI)and Public Administration International (PAI). […]

  • 17 April 2014

    Chinese CEPA II Delegation

    At the end of March, SKL International welcomed a senior Chinese delegation through the CEPA II programme, a bilateral cooperation between the EU and China within public administration reform. The study visit were focusing on areas relevant to […]

  • 07 April 2014

    Evaluation of the SymbioCity approach project on Sida’s publication database

    SKL and SKL International have since October 2010 maintained and further developed the SymbioCity approach as a tool for sustainable urban development in developing countries. After over three years of project implementation, the […]

  • 02 April 2014

    Design of SymbioCity programs in Kenya

    As a result of a workshop in Nairobi based on SymbioCity approach in November 2012, Kenya’s key players in urban development expressed an interest in using the Swedish expertise to improve their work on sustainable urban development. […]

  • 01 April 2014

    Join the discussion in our Networking Event at the World Urban Forum in Medellín

    SKL International is pleased to invite you to our Networking Event “ How can one plus one make three?! Finding innovative solutions through the SymbioCity Approach” at the seventh World Urban Forum in Medellín, Colombia. This […]

  • 31 March 2014

    National workshop on Local Finance in Tunisia

    Together with the National Federation of Tunisian Cities (FNVT), SKL International held a first national workshop on local finance at Hôtel El Mechtel in Tunis on Thursday 27th March. In addition to presentations on the current system and planned reforms by the Ministry of Finance […]

  • 20 March 2014

    Exchange of experience with the municipalities that participated in the SymbioCity pilot projects

    The municipalities of Helsingborg, Borås and Eskilstuna participated during 2012 and 2013 in three SymbioCity pilot projects in China and Indonesia. The aim was to strengthen the cooperating cities’ (Probolinggo, Palu and Duyun) ability […]

  • 10 March 2014

    New programs for centers and institutes in Iraq

    As part of the Governance in Social Care project, the centers and institutes dealing with children with special needs in Duhok have reached a turning point in their development. Based on a methodology initially introduced […]