• 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.

  • 13 February 2017

    Tunisian Gender Working Group in Sweden

    As part of the Tunisian Local Governance Project (TLGP), a study visit on Gender Mainstreaming was organized on 6-7 February. The Gender Working Group consists of representatives from a number of Tunisian Municipalities, the National Federation for Tunisian Cities (FNVT), the Ministry of Local Affairs and Environment, the Ministry of Women as well as experts from the civil society.

  • 31 January 2017

    SKL International supports 14 municipal service centers in Ukraine

    On 24th of January 2017, SKL International signed a memorandum of cooperation with representatives of 14 amalgamated communities on establishment of administrative services centers.

  • 23 January 2017

    Global Goals for Local Actors

    The Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) was the theme when the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) organized its annual “International Day” in mid-January, with a record 210 representatives from Swedish municipalities and regions gathered in Stockholm for inspiration on how to contribute to these Global Goals.