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Local coordinator meeting in Benguerir

Local coordinator meeting in Benguerir

Last week ASToN local coordinators and experts met in Benguerir for 3 days of intense workshop on the Local Action Plan. Come back in images on these days!

 

 

 

Join the team!

Join the team!

We are looking for a Project Intern to join our team until the end of the project.

CALL FOR APPLICANTS – SUPPORT FOR CITIES TO DESIGN FINANCING STRATEGIES

CALL FOR APPLICANTS – SUPPORT FOR CITIES TO DESIGN FINANCING STRATEGIES

We’re looking for a consultant to provide direct support to the ASToN cities linked with their ongoing activities until December 2022.

We participated to the World Urban Forum!

We participated to the World Urban Forum!

Here is what we have been up to during the 11th edition of the WUF!

Catch-up on ASToN’s contribution to the European Development Days !

Catch-up on ASToN’s contribution to the European Development Days !

ASToN was at the European Development Days. You missed our contribution ? Lucky you, the can catch-up session is here!

Let’s go back to the preliminary researches !

Let’s go back to the preliminary researches !

Read the cities’ preliminary research, a work that provides the perimeter of their challenge and the first ideas about how to tackle it.

[Article] How does collaboration sustain digital transformation movements in African cities?

[Article] How does collaboration sustain digital transformation movements in African cities?

From interviews with city leaders of 4 ASToN cities: Kumasi (Ghana), Bamako (Mali), Nouakchott (Mauritania), Matola (Mozambique), this article highlights the human side of making a city smart. Cooperating and advancing projects together with all partners…

Article : “When we work together, the most beneficial thing is the ideas that come out” — ASToN conversations with city leaders

Article : “When we work together, the most beneficial thing is the ideas that come out” — ASToN conversations with city leaders

This interview is part of a series of 3 conversations with city leaders in the ASToN network where cities and their local ecosystems are working together for an inclusive digital transition .

[ARTICLE] How to unlock the innovation potential in cities using data?

[ARTICLE] How to unlock the innovation potential in cities using data?

Cities are natural testbeds for bold and new solutions to societal challenges…

Open call for experts in cities, digital technology, cohort learning and policy

Open call for experts in cities, digital technology, cohort learning and policy

In order to support a network of 12 African cities creating better futures using digital tech !

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