“Local governments know the reality of their cities” – An Interview with Johana Hernández from the Northern Public Transport Company, Ecuador

By |2017-10-14T15:31:36+02:00February 7th 2017|basic infrastructure & housing, urban mobility, , , , , , , , |

Many cities are facing traffic-related problems and are trying to find solutions that take into consideration the local conditions. Sometimes, these solutions clash with problem solving approaches by central governments. In her interview with URBANET, Johana Hernández from the Northern Public Transport Company in Ecuador talks about such challenges and her visions for inclusive mobility.

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Internally Generated Funds – How local governments in Ghana can generate their own money

By |2019-03-12T10:41:49+02:00August 11th 2016|governance & finance, municipal & climate finance, , , , , , , |

A colourful video overview how local governments in Ghana can increase their Internally Generated Funds and what benefits they provide.

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The challenges in achieving sustainable urban development for cities in Ghana

By |2017-10-14T16:15:16+02:00August 9th 2016|decentralisation, governance & finance, , , , , , , |

What are the challenges Ghanaian cities face in achieving sustainable development? Isaac Ashai Omdatten, Mayor of Tema, describes how he makes his city more livable.

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