Jul 29, 2019 - Mozambique

    Building Beira Back Better

    A kitchen window blown from its frame; rain slanting horizontally inwards; part of the roof torn into the sky; tropical storm Idai struck the home of Peter van Tongeren on 14…

    Jul 29, 2019 - Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Co-creating gender equality

    Gender equality is nothing but an idea if not put into practice. I understood that quite quickly after having started working. Gender equality cannot be reduced to a concept, a…

    Jul 01, 2019 - Sint Maarten

    Sint Maarten prepares for hurricane season with largest HUREX thus far

    On the 25th of June VNG International supported the Government of Sint Maarten in organizing the largest Hurricane Exercise (HUREX) Sint Maarten has seen of yet. A total of…

    Jun 26, 2019 - Lebanon

    Lebanese Minister of Environment of Lebanon pays visit to VNGi-model Solid Waste Management & Recycling town of Manara

    His Excellency the Minister of Environment of Lebanon, Fady Jreissati, was welcomed by the municipality of Manara and VNG International on June 22nd to inspect the innovative…

    Jun 26, 2019 - Palestine

    Palestinian Municipal Associations conducts Training For City Managers on The ICMA Code of

    The Association of Palestinian Local Authorities (APLA) in cooperation with the International City/County Management Association (ICMA), conducted a two days training on "Ethics…

    Jun 18, 2019

    Annual Update 2019 published

    VNG International’s Annual Update 2019 is now available. It contains an overview of our projects in 2019, a number of featured projects and results, the way in which we…

    May 28, 2019 - Netherlands

    Global Goals VIPbus op VNG Congres

    Op 4 en 5 juni staat de Global Goals VIPbus op het VNG Jaarcongres. Kom kijken in de bus, ga in gesprek over de Global Goals en de Omgevingswet, en ding mee naar een gratis bezoek…

    May 14, 2019 - Colombia

    Circular budget

    When Herman Calvo, director of the Metropolitan Area of Centro Occidente (incl. the municipality of Pereira) grew up his grandparents gave him examples on how to live a…

    May 03, 2019 - Palestine

    In a divided West Bank: Area C municipality reconnects to colleagues from Area A

    The mayor and village council members from Area C village Khalet al-Mayya were invited by Area A city of Ramallah to join them to exchange ideas on how to improve civil services…