• 09 December 2015

    Tools for better municipal management interest Guatemalan mayors

    Tools for better municipal management interest Guatemalan mayors The use of municipal indicators for analysis, goal-setting, management and follow-up was the theme for a study visit by mayors from Guatemala to Sweden early December. The mayors were invited because their municipalities had won the top positions in a raking of the best functioning municipalities in […]

  • 09 December 2015

    Sahab Municipality, SKL International and Future Pioneers host Swedish Parliamentary Visit to Jordan

    Sahab Municipality, SKL International and Future Pioneers host Swedish Parliamentary Visit to Jordan On Tuesday 8th December, Sahab Municipality, SKL International and the Jordanian NGO, Future Pioneers, hosted a visit by a joint delegation from  the Swedish Parliamentary Committee of Foreign Affairs and the UN Association of Sweden. The focus of the overall mission to Jordan […]

  • 20 November 2015

    SKL INTERNATIONAL RECRUITING FOR TUNISIA PROJECT


    SKL International are currently implementing a 2-year Sida-financed project in cooperation with the National Federation of Tunisian Cities (FNVT) and the Directorate General for Local Authorities (DGCL), Ministry of Interior, entitled the ‘Tunisia Local Governance Project’ (TLGP). The project will work at the national and local level to strengthen Local Governance in Tunisia.

  • 29 October 2015

    Regional workshop on Urban Development through the SymbioCity Approach

    Regional workshop on Urban Development through the SymbioCity Approach During 19th – 23rd October, 23 urban planners and architects from cities in Georgia, Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey attended a regional workshop in Istanbul to learn more on how to use the SymbioCity Approach during planning, development and management of urban areas. The workshop is part […]

  • 13 October 2015

    PROCUREMENT OF SYMBIOCITY APPROACH SECRETARIAT ADVISORS, INCLUDING QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

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  • 13 October 2015

    Preparing for post conflict interventions in Colombia

    Preparing for post conflict interventions in Colombia Based on a request from the Swedish Embassy, SKL International is conducting a pre-study to assess the conditions and perquisites for Swedish support in three focus areas all relating to local governance and decentralisation – civic participation, performance indicators with open comparisons and intergovernmental financing. Local governments are […]

  • 08 October 2015

    SKL International in Zimbabwe

    During 28th September – 7th October, SKL International carried out a pre-study on decentralization and local governance in Zimbabwe, on behalf of Sida and the Swedish Embassy in Harare. As well as meetings with the Ministry of Local Government, Urban and Rural Development in Harare, the team also met the Zimbabwe Local Government Association (ZILGA)

  • 05 October 2015

    KENYA SYMBIOCITY IS SEEKING TO ENGAGE FOUR SYMBIOCITY FACILITATORS, INCLUDING QUESTIONS & ANSWERS

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  • 04 October 2015

    Local governance is an important component in peace-building!

    On the 5th of October, Sida organised a seminar on Swedish MENA development cooperation, with special focus on experiences from implementation of the Iraq program. Two organisations were selected to share their experiences with the approximately 100 attendees – Kvinna till Kvinna and SKL International.

  • 22 September 2015

    The new board of SKL International visiting Belgrade

    The new board of SKL International met the Serbian association of municipalities, the Standing Conference of Municipalities and Towns (SXTM) in Belgrade early September.