01 November 2012
SKL International has established a regional office for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) in Amman, Jordan. The office was established following a steady increase in demand for SKL International’s services in the region, during the last 3 years.
23 October 2012
Apply now to participate in the online based course ‘The SymbioCity approach – Achieving Urban Sustainability in Asian Cities’. The course takes place 12 Nov. 2012 – 8 March 2013 and is a joint cooperation between UNITAR and SKL International.
22 October 2012
On 14 – 19 September, the Gender Working Group of the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM), the Serbian counterpart to the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR), visited Sweden to gain practical experience of gender mainstreaming at local level.
16 October 2012
SKL International has been awarded a new assignment: “Supporting the Government of Vietnam visioning process and setting the visioning roadmap”.
04 October 2012
SKL International has been awarded a Sida funded contract in Liberia about design of the decentralization process.
28 September 2012
During 17 – 21 September, the newly-constituted EU Working Group of Serbia’s national local government association, the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM), visited Sweden to review the preparations and ongoing work of SALAR in relation to Sweden’s EU membership.
14 September 2012
This week marked the launch of the first meetings of the thematic local partnerships clusters between Swedish and Serbian Municipalities. During 10 – 11 September, representatives from the Swedish Municipalities of Malmö, Växjö and Gävle visited cluster partner municipalities in Belgrade, Nis and Zrenjanin, respectively.
11 September 2012
During the sixth session of the World Urban Forum held in Neapel, SKL International successfully launched the SymbioCity Approach – a conceptual framework promoting sustainable urban development primarily in developing and transitional countries.
07 September 2012
Representatives from the Union of Municipalities of Turkey (UMT) visited Sweden on the 28-31 of August, as part of the TUSELOG project.
04 September 2012
SKL International is part of a consortium which will support the reform of municipal finance in Lebanon.