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Historic agreement to support good local governance

CLGF has signed an historic partnership agreement with the European Union to support good governance and sustainable development at local level. The agreement was signed  by CLGF Board member Mayor Lazaros Savvides and EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, in Brussels.

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Commonwealth local government summit 2015

The Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF) today announced that the 2015 Commonwealth Local Government Conference will be held in Gaborone, Botswana on 16-19 June 2015 in partnership with the Botswana Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development and the Botswana Association of Local Authorities (BALA). The conference is held every two years and 2015 will be the first time it has been held in Botswana.

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Commonwealth local government experts discuss democracy and devolution

Local government experts met in Edinburgh on 28-29 October to look at devolution and decentralisation challenges faced by councils in European countries that are part of the Commonwealth.

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Local governments in South Asia discuss LED, boost cooperation

Local government stakeholders from across South Asia are meeting in Colombo, Sri Lanka, today (29 September) to look at good practice on approaches to local economic development and strengthen the regional network so that local governments can boost their voice in the region.

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Habitat III should reflect post-2015 localisation says CLGF

There is a substantial international consensus on the need to localise the post-2015 development agenda and this should be reflected in the preparations for Habitat III, said CLGF chairperson Mayor Lawrence Yule speaking at the opening consultation session of local and regional governments with the Secretary-General of UN Habitat III on 15 September.

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