Commonwealth Local Government Forum
CLGF joined today with partners: the Ministry of Provincial Councils, Local Government and Sport and the Federation of Sri Lankan Local Government Authorities (FSLGA), to announce the theme of the next Commonwealth Local Government Conference - CLGC2019: Citizen centred local government: driving inclusive social and economic change. Read More
Promoting democracy and supporting free and fair elections are key priorities for CLGF. This is why a visit earlier this month by a delegation from the Electoral Commission for the State of Maharashtra, led by the State Election Commissioner Jageshwar S. Saharia, was so timely. Read More
In the recent local elections held on 10 February, the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) led by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, made significant gains, taking almost 45% of the vote. The ruling coalition alliance made up of the United National Party (UNP) and the United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA/ SLFP) secured 41 and 10 votes respectively. Read More
CLGF last week presented the Provincial Councils and Local Government Ministry with a series of knowledge sharing materials in the form of a publication for use by councils. Read More
With 12th August marking 100 days before the start of CLGFs flagship event, the final countdown for the Commonwealth Local Government Conference 2017 has well and truly begun. Read More

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Mayor S Ali Zahir Moulana
Hon Datuk Abdul Tahman Dahlan


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