Green Growth

As governments move towards globalized efforts of sustainability, green initiatives are rapidly integrated in Local government worldwide. Our environment has proved time and time again that human development is best envisioned in unison with the environment.



Integrating Gender Equality and Social Inclusion as a key indicator of a measuring successful service delivery of Local government is an integral part of citizen-friendly governance. Providing universal accessibility to government services irrespective Gender, Disability, Language and Proximity to services is therefore a defining characteristic of collective prosperity.



The ability to withstand, respond, and adapt to challenges in ways that are proactive, draws on own resources, builds local capacity, and ensures that essential needs are met are the implications of a Resilient Local Government. Enhanced revenue streams , improved public financial management and strengthened regulatory systems allow the achievement of measurable progress in strengthening the financial vitality of local governments.



The ability of people to express their views and the ways in which they are given space to do so matters, as it provides opportunities for public to engage with the state. Strengthening mechanisms of representation allows influence decision-making processes while holding their governments responsive and accountable.



Improving administrative mechanisms that allow citizens to seek remedies for poor treatment, mistakes or any injustices experienced in their dealings with the government enhances citizen compact with their governments. Redress includes citizen rights to public services, including the right to access services, right to quality and reliable services, and right to information and transparency.