Local Development International s.a.s (LDI), is an international development consulting company working with national and local governments in developing countries, as well as with international aid agencies. We provide policy, technical and management advisory services for:
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Mid-Term Review of the UN Joint Programme in Local Governance and Decentralised Service Delivery (JPLG): LDI is currently udertaking the MTR of a UN Joint Programme promoting local governments and decentralised service delivery in Somalia (see JPLG website).
Promoting Local Economic Development in Jordan (PLEDJ): LDI was awarded a EU contract to design a national programme in support of Local Economic Development. To validate the preliminary design of the programme, LDI organized in March, 2011, a workshop with the participation of Prof. Rodriguez-Pose (see PPT presentation, file size 5.3 MBites).
Global Forum on Local Development: At the Kampala Global Forum, LDI provided the background paper and moderated a panel discussion on the role of Local Government Associations in promoting developmental local governments. LDI participation was sponsored by the Swedish International Center for Local Democracy.
MDG Summit Partnership Event, UNHQ: LDI was represented in the panel discussion on the role of local governments in localizing the MDGs. See news coverage of the event. (September 2010)