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"After four years at the helm of municipalities, the strategic planning document that the municipality produced at the start-up was our guide in all the periods we have been through. Admittedly, it was not possible for us to carry out all the planned projects, but we had a repository for our action ". With these words, Mohamed Snam, Mayor of Wazen, talked about his experience in strategic planning in his municipality.
The Libyan and Tunisian border municipalities have increasingly undertaken institutionalised and structured relationships through the activities of the EU funded ''Libya Local Governance and Stabilisation Programme''.
Jordan: Intern. municipal assistance to Al Zaa'tari refugee camp & local governments Al Mafraq Governorate