Nov 19, 2018

    First communal playground for Syrian and Lebanese children opened

    Last week, two playgrounds and communal public gathering place were inaugurated by the Netherlands ambassador to Lebanon, H.E. Jan Waltmans. The spaces were co-designed by the…

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    Oct 29, 2018

    Crisis: how to prevent or what to do?

    On 24 October, a webinar on working in countries and cities in crisis was co-organized by the CIB working group and the UCLG Working Group on prevention and management of…

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    Oct 16, 2018

    Annual forum on land management in Benin

    On the 11th and 12th of October 2018, the Annual Forum on land management on a local level was organised by the Association Nationale des Communes du Bénin (ANCB – National…

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    Oct 15, 2018

    International conference on cross-border cooperation

    On 9 and 10 October, CILG-VNG International organised the International Conference on Cross-Border Cooperation: Lessons for the Tunisian-Libyan Case. The spirit of the conference…

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    Oct 09, 2018

    Magical start in Myanmar

    On October 3rd, the “Municipal Accountability, Governance and Inclusive Communities” (MAGIC) project was launched in Yangon, Myanmar. The morning session covered the launching…

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    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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