• 07 June 2017

    SymbioCity Capacity Building Programme Launched in Myanmar

    An urban development training programme, implemented by Myanmar’s Ministry of Construction and SKL International, was recently launched in the country’s capital. This is the first joint programme between Sweden and the Myanmar Government.

  • 31 May 2017

    MoU Signed with Four Colombian Pilot Municipalities in the FOINCIDE Project

    FOINCIDE is designed to contribute to citizen participation and socio-political inclusion, and provide tools for improved administration and public policies in Colombia. The project aims to strengthen dialogue between the National Planning Agency and municipalities.

  • 23 May 2017

    Questions & Answers: SymbioCity Facilitator Ethiopia

    SKL International’s global SymbioCity Approach programme is seeking to engage a Facilitator to provide process support to two cities in Ethiopia. Questions & Answers related to the position can be found here.

  • 02 May 2017

    SKL International is Recruiting a SCA Trainer for the Capacity Building Programme in Myanmar

    SKL International’s global SymbioCity Approach (SCA) programme is seeking to engage a Trainer for the Capacity Building Programme in Myanmar.

  • 26 April 2017

    SKL International is Seeking to Engage a SymbioCity Facilitator for Ethiopia

    SKL International’s global SymbioCity Approach (SCA) programme is seeking to engage a SymbioCity Facilitator (SCF), to provide process support and technical assistance to two cities in Ethiopia.

  • 31 March 2017

    SKL International is Looking for a Communications Consultant for SymbioCity

    SKL International is looking for an experienced and dynamic Communications consultant to support its strategic communication work with the SymbioCity Approach (SCA) – a concept and platform to support sustainable urban development and alleviate urban poverty around the globe.

  • 31 March 2017

    3 inspiring days of sharing, exploring and boosting!

    On March 22-24, representatives from the seven SymbioCity pilot counties in Kenya met in Diani for a Pilot Convention.
    Group photo

  • 28 March 2017

    SKL International får en ny vd

    Styrelsen i SKL International har utsett Jenny Jansson Pearce som ny vd i SKL International AB. Jenny Jansson Pearce kommer närmast från Fonden för mänskliga rättigheter (MR-Fonden) där hon är generalsekreterare. […]

  • 20 March 2017

    Iraqi partners sharing experiences

    The Team
    Reaching the end of a four-year collaboration, partners from Duhok, Diwaniyah and Sweden gathered on March 13 and 14 to share learnings.
    Some of the key members of the Governance in Social Care core team (left to right): Sarmed Al-Khazraji (IRFAD HQ), Nora Fraidoon (IRFAD KRG), Ali Badr (IRFAD Diwaniyah), Gunnar Andersson (SKL International), Hayder Kadim (IRFAD Diwaniyah), Delkhaz Ali (IRFAD KRG/DOLSA).

  • 23 February 2017

    New Local Governance Project in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    Bosnia and Herzegovina’s two independent Associations of Municipalities and Cities (AMCs) and Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) are developing a joint project to advance local governance and the country’s EU integration process.
    Following the signing of agreements between all parties, a kick-off workshop took place in Sarajevo on the 23rd of January. In mid-February a second workshop took place where the local government associations came together to plan project outcomes.