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Women in Southern Africa: sharing lessons of political empowerment
Womens political empowerment is key to all functioning democracies, and nowhere more so than at the local level where decisions affecting our daily lives are made. Read More
The UN SDG Action Awards are back!
With the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) becoming ever more important, the UN SDG Action Awards are back. Read More
Promoting women in local government in the Southern Africa region
Increasing the number of women in decision-making positions in local government is a priority for CLGF and, on 12 April, CLGF is hosting a Commonwealth Women in Local Government Workshop for the Southern Africa region on this topic. Read More
Cameroon: putting the local into localism
Decentralisation cannot be achieved without development at the local level, according to Cameroons Minister of Decentralisation and Local Development. Read More
Commonwealth Youth for Sustainable Urbanisation
Are you eligible to sign up for the new Commonwealth Youth for Sustainable Urbanisation Network? Do you want to play a part in ensuring that the rapid urbanisation facing our cities in the Commonwealth is dealt with effectively and sustainably? Read More
New youth network for sustainable urbanisation
We are delighted to announce the 'soft launch' of a new network to secure the input of young people to address rapid urbanisation and secure sustainable development. Read More
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