27-Nov-2022 to 15:46

New C'wealth fund to bridge financing mechanism for members

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Commonwealth Secretariat on Sunday announced the introduction of the Blue Charter Project Incubator that will provide funding to the member countries to support projects that promote ocean protection and marine development while tackling climate change.

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23-May-2022 to 12:45

Africities 2022: Mauritanian mayor heads UCLG Africa

APA-Kisumu (Kenya) — The mayor of the region of Nouakchott in Mauritania, Ms. Fatimetou Abdel Malick was elected to head the general assembly of the United Cities of Local Government of Africa (UCLG Africa), APA can report.

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21-May-2022 to 13:16

Participatory governance on the rise in Africa - Expert

APA-Kisumu (Kenya) by special correspondent Edouard Touré: — In Africa, several local elected officials are committed to the implementation of participatory budgeting. In an interview with APA as part of the 9th Africities Summit in Kisumu, Kenya, Bachir Kanouté, Executive Director of Enda Ecopop analyses the benefits of participatory governance and gives a taste of the use of technological innovations in the collection of taxes by local governments.

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21-May-2022 to 10:19

UCLG Africa hails successful organisation of Africities 2022

APA-Kisumu (Kenya) By special correspondent Edouard Touré — Jean Pierre Elong Mbassi, Secretary General of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (UCLG Africa), organiser of Africities, is pleased with the success of the event in an intermediate city.

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18-May-2022 to 16:04

Minister tasks Africities on innovative solutions to reduce problems of urban dw...

APA - Kisumu (Kenya) — By Special correspondent, Edouard Toure The Kenyan Minister of Devolution, Eugene Wamalwa, has said that the Africities Summit should provide the opportunity for African cities to discuss solutions to the needs of the growing number of urban dwellers and improve their living conditions.

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17-May-2022 to 16:16

Postcard Kisumu: Kenya's Africities 2022 capital

APA-Ksumu (Kenya) — The Kenyan city hosting the ninth summit of local government authorities from across Africa has many faces as an economic, cultural and political centre with fluctuating fortunes in the recent past.

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26-Aug-2021 to 10:25

Cote d’Ivoire offers to host Francophone Entrepreneurs’ Meeting in 2022

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian Prime Minister, Patrick Achi has expressed his country’s willingness to host the next Meeting of Francophone Entrepreneurs (REF) in 2022.

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