Advancing Local Democracy in Ukraine: ALDA’s Vision for LDA KharkivDecember 6, 2023
In a testament to its commitment to fostering resilient, inclusive, and sustainable communities, ALDA is spearheading the establishment of LDA Kharkiv (Ukraine).
International Conference Recap: Fostering Local Governance for a Wider European CommunityNovember 30, 2023
The recent International Conference “A Wider European Community: The Importance of Local Governance, A roadmap for the Western Balkans, Moldova, and Ukraine on the road for EU accession” was held in Skopje, North Macedonia, on October 19 and 20, 2023.
Forum of Local Governments of the European Union and the Community of Latin America and Caribbean States: fostering local authorities and democracy dialogueNovember 30, 2023
On 9 and 10 November 2023, the Forum of Local Governments of the European Union and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States took place at the Auditorium of the Industrial School of Barcelona (Spain), with the aim to strengthen the political dialogue between the EU and Latin America.
ALDA Skopje hosts Delegation from Croatian Association “Udruga gradova u Republici Hrvatsko”November 29, 2023
Join us on this one-day event focused on increasing young people’s awareness of international relations and representative democracy.
Discover the 12 Principles of Good Local Governance – ELoGENovember 29, 2023
The Council of Europe – Centre of Expertise for Good Governance has taken a significant step in advancing the standards of governance by introducing an enhanced set of “12 Principles of Good Governance.”
Il forte sostegno italiano alle Comunità Ucraine: Il messaggio del Ministro Antonio TajaniNovember 28, 2023
l Vice Presidente del Consiglio e Ministro degli Affari Esteri, On. Antonio Tajani, si è recentemente espresso in una significativa lettera in occasione della “Conferenza Internazionale sul Sostegno Decentrato alle Comunità Ucraine: Il Ruolo dei Comuni di Media Dimensione e l’Approccio Territoriale,” tenutasi a Vicenza (Italia) il 23 e 24 Novembre 2023.
International Conference on decentralised support for Ukrainian Communities: Vicenza becomes centre of collaboration for the reconstruction of UkraineNovember 27, 2023
Following the principles of the Lugano Declaration, ALDA seeks to support the inclusive recovery of Ukraine and its communities, reinforcing multilateral decentralised cooperation between Ukrainian and EU local democracy actors.
New Members Approved and Exciting Initiatives Discussed in ALDA’s Recent Governing Board MeetingNovember 27, 2023
In an online meeting held on November 20, 2023, ALDA’s Governing Board welcomed new members and delved into key initiatives.
Increase your knowledge on Fundraising with the ad-hoc training course provided by ALDA+ to its membersNovember 24, 2023
ALDA+, the benefit corporation owned by ALDA – the Association for Local Democracy, continues its commitment to providing training and technical assistance globally, targeting diverse stakeholders, including local authorities and civil society.
Empowering Tomorrow: LDA Odesa Unveiled in a Historic Opening CeremonyNovember 21, 2023
In a momentous occasion, ALDA proudly declared the official opening of Local Democracy Agency (LDA) Odesa in Ukraine, marking not only a historic milestone for Odesa but also coinciding with the celebration of 30 years of Local Democracy Agencies in the Balkans.
Celebrating 30 Years of Local Democracy Agencies in KosovoNovember 20, 2023
On 15th November 2023, LDA Kosovo organised a conference in the Municipality of Peja (Kosovo), centred around the European Label of Governance Excellence Programme, funded by the Council of Europe, and marking the 30 years of Local Democracy Agencies in the Western Balkans.
Media4EU: discover the outcome of the public opinion survey “Eurometer 2023”November 17, 2023
Media4EU – Civil Society Program for media participation in North Macedonia’s EU membership negotiation is a project implemented by Eurothink in partnership with ALDA and BIRC.
Unlocking the Power of Participation: ALDA’s Membership Days ApproachNovember 16, 2023
Membership Days- tailored exclusively for ALDA members and potential members, this dynamic initiative serves as a gateway to explore the diverse facets of ALDA’s work, network possibilities, and equips participants with the essential tools to venture into the realm of citizens’ participation and inclusion.
Conferenza internazionale sul sostegno decentrato alle comunità ucraine: Vicenza diventa centro di collaborazione per la ricostruzione dell’UcrainaNovember 15, 2023
Conferenza internazionale sul sostegno decentrato alle comunità ucraine a Vicenza (Italia) il 23 e 24 novembre 2023.
International Conference on Decentralised support for Ukrainian communities: Vicenza becomes centre of collaboration for the reconstruction of UkraineNovember 15, 2023
International Conference on Decentralised Support for Ukrainian Communities in Vicenza (Italy) on 23 & 24 November, 2023
ALDA expands its network: new Local Democracy Agency opens in Edremit (Türkiye)November 2, 2023
In an exciting development for local democracy and community empowerment, ALDA is thrilled to announce the inauguration of the new Local Democracy Agency (LDA) in Edremit, Türkiye.
ALDA at the 45th Session of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities: 30 Years of LDAs and Youth EngagementOctober 30, 2023
Mrs. Antonella Valmorbida, ALDA Secretary General, participated in the 45th Session of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe which took place in Strasbourg (France) from 24 to 26 October, by addressing the audience with a speech on “Youth engagement as a factor of peace and reconciliation”.
EloGE Panel: Elevating Governance Excellence in North Macedonia”October 23, 2023
Within the framework of the International Conference on “A Wider European Community: The Importance of Local Governance” held in Skopje on October 19 and 20, 2023, a compelling panel discussion focused on the European Label for Governance Excellence (EloGE) took place on October 20.