5th UCLG World Summit Of Local And Regional Leaders: DeLoG And Localizing SDGs

5th UCLG World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders: DeLoG and Localizing SDGs

The 5th UCLG Congress, the World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders, was held in Bogotá, Colombia, from 12 to 15 October 2016. Around 4000 participants from more than 110 countries gathered…

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In Profile: Dr Carl Wright, Secretary-General Emeritus CLGF

In Profile: Dr Carl Wright, Secretary-General Emeritus CLGF

In his position as Secretary-General of the Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF), Carl Wright has been a regular attendee at DeLoG events. Carl was the founding Secretary-General of CLGF (1995-2016)…

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DeLoG At Habitat III German Pavilion

DeLoG at Habitat III German Pavilion

DeLoG hosted an event on Decentralisation and Subsidiarity: Empowerment of local governments as development actors through multi-level partnerships at the German Pavilion. List of speakers Mr. Emilio Rodas Panique, Vice Minister…

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Regional Seminar On Localizing Global Agendas

Regional Seminar on Localizing Global Agendas

Bambang Susantono, Vice-President for Knowledge Management and Sustainable Development of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) underscored the critical role of subnational governments in achieving global targets during his opening remarks…

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In Profile – Barnabé Z. Dassigli, Chairperson Of AU

In Profile – Barnabé Z. Dassigli, Chairperson of AU

Barnabé Z. DASSIGLI is Minister of Decentralization and Local Governance in Benin. As Benin is chairing the African Union (AU) Decentralization and Local Governance (DLG) Subcommittee, he became, at the…

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UEMOA/DeLoG Regional Seminar: Financial Decentralisation In West Africa

UEMOA/DeLoG Regional Seminar: Financial Decentralisation in West Africa

From 30 June to 1 July 2016, the regional seminar on “The Implementation of the Whitebook on Financial Decentralisation within UEMOA” took place in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The seminar was…

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11th DeLoG Annual Meeting In Paris, France

11th DeLoG Annual Meeting in Paris, France

From 18-20 May, 2016, the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MAE) hosted DeLoG’s 11th Annual Meeting in Paris, France. Around 40 participants from more than 20 member and partner organisations…

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DeLoG 11th Annual Meeting

DeLoG 11th Annual Meeting

The 11th Annual Meeting of the DeLoG-Network is coming up soon! The event will be hosted by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs and will be taking place from 18-20…

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Country M&E Systems To Support Decentralisation Reforms

Country M&E Systems to Support Decentralisation Reforms

For more than 30 years, developing countries deal with decentralisation reforms. Often they lack evidence-based knowledge of the progress they are trying to induce: Is decentralisation proceeding? Are the anticipated changes in local institutions happening?…

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Course Announcement: Tutored E-Learning On Enhancing Development Effectiveness For DLG

Course Announcement: Tutored E-Learning on Enhancing Development Effectiveness for DLG

You can apply for the new DeLoG e-learning Course (4th April – 6th June 2016) now. View the full course announcement if you wish to learn about the schedule and the application process. Deadline…

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DeLoG Goes Africities 2015

DeLoG goes Africities 2015

DeLoG, represented by Jochen Mattern and Nils Huhn from the DeLoG Secretariat, will participate in the Africities Event in Johannisburg  (29th Nov. – 3rd Dec.) We would be happy to…

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Joint Learning Event On „Fragility, Decentralisation And Local Governance“

Joint Learning Event on „Fragility, Decentralisation and Local Governance“

From the 9th – 11th of November the DeLoG Learn4Dev Joint Learning Event on „Fragility, Decentralisation and Local Governance“ took place in The Hague, Netherlands, hosted by VNG International and…

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