Launch Of Engagement Platform On Localizing The SDGs

Launch of Engagement Platform on Localizing the SDGs

Global Taskforce of Local and Regional Governments, UNDP and UN-Habitat launched platform on localising the SDGs. The virtual platform is conceived as a space for learning, sharing and discussing. Users…

Read more
GOLD Report IV

GOLD Report IV

Since the publication of its first edition in 2008, the Global Report on Local Democracy and Decentralization (GOLD) has become an international benchmark in the analysis of local and regional…

Read more
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…

Read more
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…

Read more
Agreed Draft Of The New Urban Agenda

Agreed Draft of the New Urban Agenda

Read the draft here. After the release of the Surabaya Draft of the New Urban Agenda at the third session of the Preparatory Committee for the Habitat III Conference in…

Read more
Urban GLASS (Global-Local Accountability Support System) Initiative

Urban GLASS (Global-Local Accountability Support System) Initiative

UN-Habitat and the Spanish Federation of Municipalities and Provinces (FEMP) are launching an initiative to support local government in preventing corruption in urban management by promoting transparent, accountable and participatory…

Read more
Urban Futures: How Cities Can Deliver Global Goals

Urban futures: how cities can deliver global goals

31 October 2016 11:15 - 12:30 Chair Elizabeth Stuart @ElizStuart - Research Fellow and Team Leader on Sustainable Development Goals, ODI Speakers William Cobbett @billycobbett - Director, Cities Alliance Isaac…

Read more
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…

Read more
Local Actors Share Insights At High-Level Political Forum On Sustainable Development

Local actors share insights at High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development

From 10-20 July, the UN’s High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) is being held in New York City. It is the UN’s chief platform for follow-up and review of…

Read more
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…

Read more
Governance, Civic Participation And Capacities

Governance, Civic Participation and Capacities

Under this heading, DeLoG convened a workshop together with ANAMM (National Association of Municipalities of Mozambique) at the German Habitat Forum in Berlin on June 1st. Municipalities bear great responsibilities…

Read more
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…

Read more