• 15 May 2014

    Leadership graduation

    17 managers from Duhok social care received their certificates on May 14, after completing the fourth step in a leadership programme within the Governance in Social Care project. The group has participated in various workshops, submitted research assignments and finally participated in a learning journey to Sweden. Gunnar Andersson from Ordbildarna has guided the participants […]

  • 15 May 2014

    Giresun and Ordu signed for equality

    Within the framework of municipal partnership project “Turkish Swedish Equality Network”, Ordu and Giresun hosted a partner meeting in 10-13 February 2014, where Mr. Seyit Torun, Mayor of Ordu, and […]

  • 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 […]