Local authorities


  • "Only regional and local authorities have the expertise to conduct local public policies"

    "Only regional and local authorities have the expertise to conduct local public policies... The international action conducted by regional and local authorities has seen considerable development over the past thirty years. Today, AFD and these authorities are increasingly working together for the projects of local authorities in the South, as part of international solidarity and development efforts
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  • "Enhancing local authority management", training in multidisciplinarity

    "Enhancing local authority management", training in multidisciplinarity... Since 2009, CEFEB, AFD Group's training center, has been organizing a training program on local authority management, which aims to support operations and is intended for local authorities in AFD's areas of operation
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  • A training workshop on Public-Private Partnership with Vietnamese local authorities

    A training workshop on Public Private Partnership with Vietnamese local authorities... MPI had launched a process of selection of pilot projects under the decision 71 / 2010 by the Prime Minister to invite the Line Ministries and Local Authorities to submit PPP projects
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  • AFD AND THE EXTERNAL ACTION OF FRANCE'S LOCAL AUTHORITIES

    AFD AND THE EXTERNAL ACTION OF FRANCE 'S LOCAL AUTHORITIES... AFD signs partnership agreements with French local authorities that have a high level of involvement in decentralized cooperation: regions, departments, cities and urban communities
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  • Master Class on Revenue Management for Local Authorities held in Nairobi

    Master Class on Revenue Management for Local Authorities held in Nairobi... AFD in partnership with its training centre CEFEB, the PPIAF (Public Private Infrastructure Advisory Facility) of the World Bank, the e-Thekwini Municipality (Durban) and its training centre MILE (Municipal Institute of Learning) and the Task Force to Catalyse Climate Action organised training for local authorities on revenue management in Nairobi (Panafric Hotel) from 14 to 18 October 2013. This is the third of two similar trainings previously organised in 2012 in Accra (Ghana) and then Durban (South Africa)
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  • In June 2012, AFD's Board of Directors approved EUR 150m of financing to FINDETER, the bank for local authorities

    In June 2012, AFD's Board of Directors approved EUR 150m of financing to FINDETER, the bank for local authorities... This EUR 150m loan, which is expected to be signed by the end of 2012, will help enhance FINDETER's role of providing strategic, financial and technical support to Colombian local authorities by strengthening its financial structure
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  • Water and sanitation: support to local water authorities' capacity-building

    Water and sanitation: support to local water authorities ' capacity-building... Upon the total amount of EUR 81 4 million, EUR 75 million are provided by the three European partners as a soft loan and a EUR 6 4 million as a grant funding for technical assistance to the WRDF and to local and regional water authorities
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  • Local and regional authorities

    The operations implemented by AFD in partnership with French local / regional authorities are in line with the orientations defined by the National Commission for Decentralized Cooperation. This forum for dialogue with French local / regional authorities gathers three equally represented major national associations of elected officials (Municipalities, Departments, Regions), those specialized at the international level (United Cities of France, CUF, and the French Association of the Council of the Communes and Regions of Europe, AFCCRE), as well as AFD
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