Oct 08, 2018

    Cultural adaptation’- Working towards Social Cohesion

    Uganda is faced with the daunting task of hosting refugees from South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Burundi, Somalia, Eritrea among others. It is not clear how many tribal…

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    Oct 04, 2018

    Listen to the radio

    For all our Spanish listeners...please hear back the 15 minute interview of Caracol Radio with our VNG International Pereira DEALS expert, Felipe Vásquez, and the Secretary of…

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    Oct 01, 2018

    Social Accountability in Action

    Stories from Dawei and Myeik in Tanintharyi Region, Myanmar. Click here: Promotion of Participatory and Accountable Local Governance (PALGO) in Tanintharyi Region. Case studies,…

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    Sep 27, 2018

    A sharp eye on the future, keeping all possibilities open!

    Jordan, September 16th VNG International, together with the municipality of Amsterdam and the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation in Jordan (MOPIC) launches the…

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    Sep 25, 2018

    Impact on conflict prevention

    Two years after the project ‘From Fragile to Stable: Peacebuilding in Guatemala’, we received the good news that the municipality of Santo Domingo Xenacoj today publically and…

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    Sep 19, 2018

    Inclusiveness at heart

    A hike, a bike and good company. The Dutch kick-off of the RPM week raised some questions: “Why do you have a bike with you?” “Are we going to walk to the office?”. The local…

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    Sep 17, 2018

    Mienskip in Myanmar

    On a cloudy Monday morning in early September, a colourful group, consisting of four foreign delegations, roams the streets of Leeuwarden. They come from Colombia, Myanmar, Benin…

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    Sep 10, 2018

    The dilemma of the Local Council I structures within the refugee hosting districts of Uganda

    17 years after the last Local Council I elections were conducted, over 60,000 villages across Uganda went to the polls to elect their local council leaders on July 10th 2018. By…

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    Sep 07, 2018

    City Deals to Deal with Cities

    Within VNG International's programme ‘Governance of Inclusive Green Growth in Cities’ (DEALS) we work with the concept of City Deals. A suitable model to address pressing urban…

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