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Ghana and Sierra Leone LGAs sign MOU
To strengthen the relationship, and bring about a number of mutual benefits, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed by the National Association of Local Authorities of Ghana (NALAG) and the Local Council Association of Sierra Leone (LoCASL). Read More
Diaspora resources for LED and job creation
CLGFs Local Economic Development (LED) work in Ghana was highlighted at a recent workshop in Accra. Read More
Local government takes its place at UN Habitat Assembly
Local Government took its place at the First UN Habitat Assembly held at the end of May in Kenya. International guests from across the globe gathered at the UN offices in Nairobi to discuss the theme: Innovation for a better quality of life in cities and communities. Read More
Commonwealth High Commissions meet CLGF
CLGF hosted an event last week for representatives of the Commonwealth High Commissions to strengthen ties and improve mutual understanding. Read More


02 May 2019
CLGFs Deputy Secretary-General Lucy Slack was in the Liberian capital, Monrovia, at the end of last month, to participate in the annual Cities Alliance Assembly. This year's Assembly looked specifically at the themes of resilience and informality. Read More
CLGF and Madhya Pradesh boost rural livelihoods
Local economic development in the Indian state of Madhya Pradesh has received a huge boost through a CLGF project about rural livelihoods, with a focus on women. As the first phase comes to an end, one of the key outcomes of the programme is the mainstreaming of CLGFs blueprint into government training and local government development plans. Read More
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