• 18 November 2014

    Welcome Florence!

    Today our new finance and administration assistant Florence Mutumba started her first day. She was introduced to the team on a small welcome gathering.

    “It feels great to start at SKL International. Everyone is so nice and I feel so welcomed. Looking forward to the time here”

  • 14 November 2014

    Kick Off for Participation

    TUSELOG Programme initiated its activities on civic participation with the “International Conference on Civic Participation in Local Decision Making Processes” for Turkish local politicians, on 4th of November in İstanbul, as a part of the eighth European Local Democracy Week of the Council of Europe. In compliance with the overall objective of TUSELOG -contributing to enhanced local governance in Turkey-,

  • 11 November 2014


    For this position, SKL International is searching for a dynamic, analytical, self-motivated and strategic person who can maintain a close dialogue with key stakeholders in Ukraine, provide expert input to the GoU as well as identify, develop and oversee all project activities in Ukraine.

  • 03 November 2014

    Tunisian partners visit Poland

    During 27 – 30 October, a delegation from the Federation of Tunisian Cities (FNVT) and Tunisian Ministry of Interior visited Poland as part of the Tunisia Local Governance Pilot Project (TLG2P). The purpose of the visit was to review the Polish decentralization experience, in line with current discussions on decentralization in Tunisia.

  • 09 October 2014

    SKL International hosts high-level delegation from Myanmar to study multi-level governance and decentralized public administration systems

    During 27 September – 3 October, a high-level delegation from Myanmar visited Sweden, supported under the UNDP Myanmar and its targeted program for strengthening institutions in local governance and decentralization. The group composed of 16 delegates including the Deputy Minister of Home Affairs […]

  • 01 October 2014

    Mashrek regional seminar for regional and local authorities

    SKL International’s MENA regional office was co-host, together with Cités Unies France (CUF) and United Cities and Local Government (UCLG), for a seminar involving local and regional authorities from the Mashrek region in Amman during 24 – 25 September.

  • 01 October 2014

    Institutional and organisational capacity assessment of Ministry of Interior and Governorate Development Units in Jordan

    SKL International recently completed a 5-month assignment (April – August 2014), as part of the EU project Promoting Local Economic Development in Jordan (PLEDJ). The project is being implemented at the central level by the Local Development Directorate […]

  • 29 September 2014

    Serbian municipalities prepare for EU accession

    In order to help and encourage the municipalities to organize this work, SCTM, the Serbian Standing Conference for Towns and Municipalities, arranged a conference in Belgrade on 25 September on “Establishment of institutional mechanisms for EU-affairs in the municipalities”. […]

  • 28 September 2014

    Support to decentralisation in Ukraine

    In September 2014, the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) signed an agreement with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida) to support the decentralization process in Ukraine through a 3, 5 years long project […]

  • 26 September 2014

    Snapshots from Iraqi colleagues visiting Sweden

    During the last week of August, a group of elected representatives and senior managers from the social care sector in Diwaniyah visited Göteborg and Stockholm. Here are some snapshots from the visit!