DeLoG Sessions At The 7th World Urban Forum On ‘Localising The Post 2015 Development Agenda’

DeLoG sessions at the 7th World Urban Forum on 'Localising the post 2015 development agenda'

Medellín, Colombia On the 4th day of the World Urban Forum, DeLoG organised two one-hour events discussing the role of local governments in achieving development goals. Jochen Mattern, the coordinator of the DeLoG  Secretariat,…

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DeLoG Open Course In Vienna: Enhancing Development Effectiveness In Decentralisation And Local Governance (DLG)

DeLoG Open Course in Vienna: Enhancing Development Effectiveness in Decentralisation and Local Governance (DLG)

As part of its joint learning efforts, DeLoG organised a 3-day open course on enhancing development effectiveness in decentralisation and local governance. Hosted by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) the course…

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Data Collection For Study On The Local Public Sector’s Role In Achieving Development Goals Advances

Data collection for study on the local public sector's role in achieving development goals advances

In collaboration with the Urban Institute’s Local Public Sector Initiative, DeLoG has launched an ambitious cross-country research project in October 2013: The Local Public Sector's Role in Achieving Development Goals.…

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Two DeLoG Side Events On ‘Localising The Post 2015 Development Agenda’ At The 7th World Urban Forum

Two DeLoG side events on ‘Localising the Post 2015 Development Agenda’ at the 7th World Urban Forum

Date & Venue: April 10 2014 from 12.15 to 13.15 at the Urban Library and from 14.30 to 15.30 in the Green Pavilion at the German Booth – Medellín, Colombia.…

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DeLoG Global Seminar Series Localizing Development: Does Participation Work?

DeLoG Global Seminar Series Localizing development: Does participation work?

On October 28th and 29th, 2013 the first two sessions of DeLoG’s Global Seminar Series were held in Brussels and Bonn. The DeLoG Global Seminar Series is a format which…

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DeLoG Parallel Session. 4th UCLG World Summit Of Local And Regional Leaders

DeLoG Parallel Session. 4th UCLG World Summit of Local and Regional Leaders

During the 4th UCLG World Summit, which took place at the beginning of October in Rabat/ Morocco, DeLoG hosted a parallel session on Developmental Local Governance and the Post-2015 Development…

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Agreement Signed With Swiss Development Cooperation For The Co-funding Of DeLoG And Its Secretariat In Bonn

Agreement signed with Swiss Development Cooperation for the co-funding of DeLoG and its secretariat in Bonn

We are pleased to announce that the Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC) has, as the first member agency, decided to provide financial resources in a co-funding arrangement directly to the DeLoG…

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8th DeLoG Annual Meeting – New York

8th DeLoG Annual Meeting - New York

“Effective Multi-Level-Governance for improved development results” was the theme of the 8th DeLoG annual meeting held at UN headquarters in New York from June 4th to 6th . It was…

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Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni (middle) At The Opening Session DeLoG At The Commonwealth Local Government Conference (CLGC) In Kampala/ Uganda

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni (middle) at the opening session DeLoG at the Commonwealth Local Government Conference (CLGC) in Kampala/ Uganda

From May 14th to May 17th, the DeLoG Secretariat, along with colleagues from UNCDF and mayors from Jamaica and India, discussed the topic of national policy making to encourage developmental…

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DeLoG Working Paper No. 2 / February 2013

DeLoG Working Paper no. 2 / February 2013

During the final Post-2015 Thematic Consultation on Governance in Midrand, South Africa (read article above), the group’s second Working Paper was presented. Commissioned by the DeLoG secretariat and written by…

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DeLoG Special Session At Africities Dakar

DeLoG Special Session at Africities Dakar

The 6th edition of Africities Summit will take place in the City of Dakar, Senegal, from 4th to 8th December, 2012. DeLoG will host a special session with the topic…

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From November 6th to 8th, the second DeLoG/train4dev in-country seminar on “Aid Effectiveness, Decentralisation and Local Governance in Benin” took place in Grand Popo, Benin. The workshop was jointly organised…

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