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- A matter of democracy
As we close the books for 2013 we conclude that it has once again been a year of transformation. Worldwide events have re-written the agenda, we see trends moving towards more of concern for inter-government relations and the role of local governments as part of decentralisation oriented support. And as a company we have grown in confidence in what we are doing and how we are doing it – and the importance of it.
Our Annual Results capture some of what we have seen, experienced and achieved during 2013.
We have experience from projects in more than 30 countries and know-how of how to adapt our approaches to different local conditions. Browse through our project database in order to see how we apply our methods and tools.
Our core areas of expertise
Our core business areas have evolved through a combination of Swedish good practice and the needs of our clients. Good and accountable local governance as well as the provision of a favorable environment for local and regional democracy are goals within all of our projects.
In June 18th 2014, SKL International participated in an inspiring kick-off for the Vinnova-funded project called ”Collaborative Platform for Sustainable Suburban Dynamics” or “Södertörnsmodellen” in Swedish.
State of Emergency has been declared in the Republic of Serbia due to the heaviest rain and worst floods for more than 100 years (as long as there has been available statistics).
At the “Seminar for Dialogue and Capacity Building of Local and Regional Authorities in Eurasia in the Fields of Development and Local Governance” arranged by Platforma, SKL International and partners presented a research paper focusing on the state of decentralization in the region. From the foreword by Ms Anna Dzembak and Mr Leonid Pertsov at [...]
17 managers from Duhok social care received their certificates on May 14, after completing the fourth step in a leadership programme within the Governance in Social Care project. The group has participated in various workshops, submitted research assignments and finally participated in a learning journey to Sweden. Gunnar Andersson from Ordbildarna has guided the participants [...]
Within the framework of municipal partnership project “Turkish Swedish Equality Network”, Ordu and Giresun hosted a partner meeting in 10-13 February 2014, where Mr. Seyit Torun, Mayor of Ordu, and [...]