02 July 2015
Exclusive Interview: Ieva Kalnina on Swedish support for decentralization in Ukraine The Team Leader of SKL International’s support to decentralisation in Ukraine, Ms Ieva Kalnina, was interviewed exclusively on news channel Ukraine Today on 26 June 2015. In her interview, Ms Kalnina highlighted the importance of decentralization to Ukraine and the purpose of Swedish support. […]
29 June 2015
As part of the ‘Support to Local Self-Governments in Serbia in the EU Integration Process’ programme hosted by SKL International and the Serbian Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM), a Serbian delegation visited Sweden from 14–18 June 2015.
25 June 2015
You are invited to submit a proposal for consultancy services. We are looking for a Project Manager for a planned project focusing on local governance in Tunisia. The ideal candidate is at present based in Tunisia.
09 June 2015
Within the framework of the project: Danish Support to the Albanian Ombudsman – Reaching out to Local Communities, Civil Society and the Media (2012-15), funded by the Danish MFA, SKL International organized a study visit to Sweden for a delegation from the Albanian Ombudsman institution (AP) from 1 – 4 June 2015.
03 June 2015
In March SKL International hosted a visit from the Kenyan Council of Governors to Sweden. The visit was an opportunity to build relationships at the start of a new cooperation project between the two organisations.
18 May 2015
Ukraine learns from Swedish experience in e-governance SKL International hosted a study visit on e-governance for 15 Ukrainian officials from 3-7 May. The study visit was a cooperation between SKL International and the Estonian Government, who is helping Ukraine improve its e-governance. Estonia is often seen as a modern-day success story when it comes to […]
12 May 2015
Helping victims of domestic violence is a task for municipalities in most countries. But prevention and treatment of perpetrators of such violence should also be addressed. That is the conclusion from a training programme on alternatives to domestic violence, organised by Turkish and Swedish municipalities.
04 May 2015
On 27–8 April SKL International welcomed a delegation from Tirana led by Bledi Çuçi, Minister of State for Local Issues, for a visit to Stockholm and Södertälje. The programme covered both parts of Mr Çuçi’s portfolio, anti-corruption and local government. […]
17 April 2015
In March SKL International hosted a visit from the Kenyan Council of Governors to Sweden. The visit was an opportunity to build relationships at the start of a new cooperation project between the two organisations. The project will use the SymbioCity Approach to improve sustainable urban development in Kenya.
13 April 2015
SKL International welcomed a delegation from Serbia on March 30 for a four-day study visit to Stockholm and Sigtuna. Delegates from the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities and the Ministry of Public Affairs and Local Self-Government met counterparts from the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions (SALAR) and the Ministry of Finance.