20 February 2013
SALAR Legal Adviser Ann Sofi Agnevik participated in a conference in Amman, Jordan, on 12 – 14 Feb on ‘the role of citizenship in promoting transparency, rule of law and anti-corruption policies’, along with representatives from across the MENA region and other European countries.
08 February 2013
Apply now to the ITP programme: Towards Sustainable Development and Local Democracy through the SymbioCity approach
Apply now to participate in the International Training Programme ‘Towards Sustainable Development and Local Democracy through the SymbioCity approach’
06 February 2013
In January 2013 the new version of the SymbioCity approach website was launched: SymbioCity – sustainability by Sweden
04 February 2013
Annual Review Meeting regarding the Partnership Programme: “Support to Local Governments in Serbia in the EU Integration Process”
On 30 January 2013, the Annual Review Meeting was held including representatives of the Embassy of Sweden, Serbian Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM) and Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) / SKL International, in order to discuss the development of the project during its first year of implementation.
21 January 2013
On the 16th of January, SALAR arranged an International Day for political representatives and civil servants from municipalities, county councils or regions. The day was arranged for the fifth year in a row, this year the theme was how we can create a sustainable society.
21 November 2012
In a collaborative effort together with the Swedish Embassy and the Swedish Trade Council in Kenya, SKL International conducted a workshop on sustainable urban development based on the SymbioCity approach.
16 November 2012
The Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities in Serbia (SCTM) is making a feasability study concerning a possible establishment of an office in Brussels. As a part of this study a small SCTM-delegation visited Brussels 12-16 November 2012 in order to share the experiences of other national associations already represented there.
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.