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Monday, 04/05/2015
From 17 to 23 April, the UN-Habitat Governing Council took place in Nairobi (Kenya). The main topic of discussion of the 25th session was ‘The contribution of UN-Habitat to the Post-2015 Development Agenda’ in order to promote sustainable urban...
Monday, 04/05/2015
The Jordanian Government has proposed a Decentralisation Plan to allow country’s governorate councils and municipalities to improve their performances and upgrade the quality of their services. According to the Government, once it has met all the legal...
Monday, 04/05/2015
The United Nations Development Group (UNDG) recently published the report ‘Localizing the Post-2015 Development Agenda’, the result of a broad consultation process. It has received support from the UNDP, UN-Habitat and the Global Taskforce of Local and...
Monday, 04/05/2015
In April, a workshop on local decentralised planning was held in Porompat, India, as part of the National Institution for Transforming India (NITI AaYOG).Organised by the Department of Rural Development and Local Governments, the workshop presented...
Monday, 04/05/2015
The Liberian Ministry of the Internal Affairs has launched a deconcentration platform as the main instrument for developing the decentralisation programme established within the National Policy on Decentralization and Local Governance. The platform aims...
Monday, 04/05/2015
On 22 and 23 April, the 25th Assembly of Honduras Association of Municipalities (AMHON) took place in La Ceiba (Honduras) under the title ‘The Municipal Agreement is the Way to Decentralisation’. The meeting featured presentations by a number of...

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