Project Updates

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    Peer review CIB working group

How will charging for water use benefit all

07 Mar - By Hans Buis
It took almost half an hour drive to reach an outlet for irrigation in the Awash River in Ethiopia, and still we were not at the borders of the sugar cane factory’s property. By contrast, the Water…
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From being alone to becoming an inclusive group

28 Feb - By Hilde Pijnenburg
Yesterday we asked all participants to write down one word to describe how they felt during our session. I am pretty sure the word “alone” was not coming from my group though - an enthusiastic, hard-…
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New energy in Mali

25 Feb - By Robert Meerman
This is a photo taken in February 2019 that captures the dynamics of our work in Mali. There are mayors, general secretaries and so called ‘focal points’ of our program of 5 different municipalities…
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Peer review CIB Working Group

22 Feb - By Jessie Post
UCLG’s CIB Working Group to launch a first official peer review within the local government development cooperation. Most CIB members carry out mid-term and end evaluations of their capacity…
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VNG International News

    peace prize
    11 Mar, 2019

    Call for Applications UCLG Peace Prize

    The objective of this second edition of the UCLG Peace Prize is to celebrate successful initiatives undertaken by local governments worldwide that implement strategies for…

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    connect exchange
    07 Mar, 2019

    CONNECT: Offering new perspectives to old collaborations

    After a request for assistance in tackling a waste management and treatment challenge of the municipality of Ziniaré (Burkina Faso), Evolis23, an already existing partner of the…

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    05 Mar, 2019

    Nicosia Initiative

    Last week, VNG International successfully supported the attendance of 18 Libyan mayors and municipality focal points in the 10th plenary session of the Euro-Mediterranean Regional…

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