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A view from CLGF in the Pacific
CLGF's Regional Manager for the Pacific, Karibaiti Taoaba, gives a personal view about the role of local government, particularly in light of the challenges of a global pandemic. Read More
LED in the time of COVID
A constant priority for local government everywhere, local economic development was the focus of the sixth webinar in the series of Sustainable Urbanisation events, this time, against the backdrop of COVID-19. Read More
Arguing the role for local government with the UN
Local and regional governments and their networks have reacted to a UN policy brief on COVID-19 by arguing for the importance of basic service delivery to support communities. Read More
CHOGM 2020 interim report: A CLGF view on urbanisation
Rapid urbanisation can no longer be added to the long list of pressing global issues, it must be placed firmly at the top, and CLGF's Secretary-General, Dr Greg Munro, explains why in an article in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) Interim Report. Read More
The importance of LED to recovery post-COVID-19
With COVID-19 having a devastating impact on so many areas of our lives, CLGFs West Africa Regional Programme Officer, Joyce Ekuful, caught up with local government practitioner in Ghana, Bimi Bilattey, and his thoughts on LED, post-Covid-19. Read More
CLGF Webinars on response to COVID
CLGF is in the process of connecting with members around the Commonwealth, virtually, via a series of webinars. The focus of these meetings is on sharing the experiences of members in dealing with COVID. Read More
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