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CLGF showcases LED on the world stage
CLGF is showcasing some of the excellent LED initiatives they are working on with member countries at the 4th World Forum of local Economic Development (LED) taking place in Cape Verde from 17-20 October. Read More
CLGF address to Northern Ireland councils
CLGFs Secretary-General gave a clear message to the Northern Ireland Local Government Association (NILGA) Annual Conference about the role of partnerships in overcoming future challenges. Read More
Belize City municipal bonds fund capital projects
With the focus of CLGC2017 on finding new and innovative ways to resource local government to deliver quality services for its citizens, we wanted to ask Mayor of Belize City and CLGF Board Member Darrell Bradley more about their exciting initiative. Read More
When CLGF met Helen

When CLGF met Helen

12 October 2017
When CLGF Patron Helen Clark visited our London office this week, we seized the opportunity to put a few questions to the former Prime Minister of New Zealand and UNDP Administrator. As well as discovering why Helen thinks CLGC2017 is such an important conference for local government, we got some useful tips on social media and a hint of what she might be discussing at the launch of the Women in Local Government Network in Malta. Read More
Relief for Dominica

Relief for Dominica

09 October 2017
The hurricanes that plagued the Caribbean may no longer be front page news around the world but the damage and misery they have caused continue. Read More
Malawi: call to youth

Malawi: call to youth

26 September 2017
Increased youth participation in local governance was called for in August at a gathering to commemorate the African Day of Decentralisation and Local Development in Malawi. Read More
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