Welcome to Commonwealth Local Government Forum
Guest blog: serving as a woman councillor
Kenisha Gordon talks about her experiences of becoming a councillor in Jamaica and overcoming the barriers of being young - and a woman. Read More
Promoting economic growth in East Africa
CLGF joined forces last week with partners in East Africa to hold an important two-day event on Local Economic Development for promoting EAC regional trade and economic growth. Read More
CLGF Women's Chair becomes national government Minister
Championing women to play a meaningful role in governance is a key priority for CLGF. This is why CLGF is so thrilled to learn of the new role of Ms Thembi Nkadimeng, as Deputy Minister of COGTA. Read More
Guest blog: Mentoring for gender equality
Myn Garcia, formerly of the Commonwealth Foundation and author of CLGF's paper: Mentoring for Womens Political Advancement and Leadership - gives her view on the role of mentoring to make local government leadership more gender balanced. Read More
Welcome to the Month of Monitoring!
CLGF is launching the Month of Mentoring on 1st August and it will run throughout the month. Read More
Jamaica's systematic approach to SDG monitoring 
Jamaica is pursuing a very systematic approach to monitoring the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at local government level. Read More
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