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END OF THE PROJECT – CAPACITY BUILDING – CALL FOR APLLICANTS IN ASToN DATABASE

END OF THE PROJECT – CAPACITY BUILDING – CALL FOR APLLICANTS IN ASToN DATABASE

ASToN Secretariat is looking for a consultant to contribute to contribute to the network working method and tools provided to the cities until the end of the project activities December 2022.

Offers to be sent no later than 27 June 2022 midnight CET

DIRECT SUPPORT FOR CITIES – CALL FOR APPLICANTS IN ASToN DATABASE

DIRECT SUPPORT FOR CITIES – CALL FOR APPLICANTS IN ASToN DATABASE

ASToN Secretariat is looking for a consultant to contribute to the implementation of the overall capacity building strategy. S/he will provide direct support to the ASToN cities linked with their ongoing activities until August 2022.

Offers to be sent no later than 27 June 2022 midnight CET

We will be in Brussels for the European Development Days !

We will be in Brussels for the European Development Days !

How can cities apply the lean approach and learn from it? What is needed for local governments to test project ideas in this way and which are the benefits? We will be looking into these questions and some more during our session at the European Developement Days !

ASToN participates to the World Urban Forum !

ASToN participates to the World Urban Forum !

Discussing the URBACT and ASToN methodology and how cities can own it. ASToN will be part of a worldwide dialogue that shapes the futur of urban governance during 5 days in Katowice for the World Urban Forum!

SUPPORT FOR END OF PROJECT CAPITALISATION – Call for participants

SUPPORT FOR END OF PROJECT CAPITALISATION – Call for participants

ASToN Secretariat is looking for a consultant to contribute to produce some of the main knowledge products linked to the end of the project activities December 2022.

[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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