LOGO SOUTH Municipal International Cooperation (MIC)
Aim — The programme is dedicated to strengthening the capacity of local governments in service provision, promotion of economic development and poverty reduction in an accountable manner.
More information — Besides the country programmes there are four thematic programmes. These focus on local waste management, local water management, citizen participation in local governance and the municipal approach to HIV/Aids.
Who can apply
Type of organisations targeted —
Specific organisations targeted — Dutch provinces, municipalities,water boards,public utility companies and equivalent partners in developing countries.
Type of projects —
Specific type of projects — Benin (local taxes), Egypt (local water supply and sanitatie), Ghana (financial management), Indonesia (local water mangement), Namibie (HIV/AIDS), Niicuragua (local government), Palestinian Territories (solid waste and waste water management), Sri Lanka (waste management), Sudan (water supply and waste mangement) Surinam (capacity development of decentralised districts) Tanzania (financial management), South Africa (social housing).
Project stadia —
Target world region —
Specific information on target countries — Benin, Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Namibia, Nicaragua, The Palestinian Territories, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Surinam, Tanzania, South Africa.
Criteria — All projects have to fit into either a country of thematic programme framework.
How to apply
Application procedure — Application deadline 15 nov 2009
Selection procedure —