Feb 07, 2020

    VNG at World Urban Forum (WUF10)

    From 8-13 February 2020, the Tenth Session of the World Urban Forum (WUF10) takes place in Abu Dhabi and VNG will be there with the following delegation: We are looking forward…

    Feb 03, 2020 - Tunisia

    CILG Annual Network Meeting 2020

    Our daugther company, CILG-VNG International, held a networking gathering to celebrate the New Year in a convivial sphere with their local, national and international partners. …

    Jan 31, 2020

    VNG International joins CD4D2 Taskforce

    On 29 January VNG International participated in the first Taskforce meeting of the Connecting Diaspora for Development (CD4D) programme. This programme is coordinated by IOM, the…

    Jan 21, 2020

    Municipalities of Deventer, Goirle and Oss become winners in Global Goals awards!

    In the Global Goals municipal awards, the Dutch municipalities Deventer, Goirle and Oss emerged as winners in three different categories. A record number of municipalities…

    Jan 20, 2020

    VNG International’s New Year’s Reception: “SDGs are a formula to think local and act global”

    On 17 January, VNG International hosted its New Year’s Reception, welcoming around 200 guests at the “Willemshof” building. This event saw the yearly Global Goals awards (in a…

    Dec 15, 2019 - Libya

    Kick off of Improved Service delivery and Accountability at the Local level in Libya programme

    VNG International and its affiliate International Development Center for the Innovative Local Governance (CILG) have successfully organized the official kick off of the Improved…

    Dec 13, 2019 - Mali

    Grants for integrated and inclusive water governance

    Since the beginning of 2019, grants have been made available to the partner municipalities of the IDEAL Mali programme; these envelopes are intended to carry out actions of each…

    Dec 12, 2019 - Philippines

    We win as one

    My heart beats with competition. I don’t know where to look when people say that participation is more important than winning. Drone show at the closing ceremony of the 2019 SEA…

    Dec 05, 2019

    Renew Europe, displacement, migration

    Today I am in Brussels with the Renew Europe group of the European Parliament. The roundtable session puts Members of the European Parliament, implementers of EU programmes and…