Decentralization and Environmental Management are priority areas
in development cooperation. Simultaneously, urbanisation is one of
the global processes which will have a major impact on the
preconditions for sustainable development and poverty reduction.
SIPU International AB, in consortium with SWECO VIAK, is
implementing the International Training Programme on Local
Environmental Management in Urban Areas. The Programme comprises
the intersection between these three global processes and invites
Local Environmental Managers in Urban Areas to attend the
The Program objectives are to to ensure that the participants:
1. Acquire an understanding and knowledge of the general
preconditions for local environmental management in urban
2. Are able to implement a project for change to improve the
local environmental management in their home countries.
3. Acquire a network for interchange of experiences and support
between the participants The programme extends over several months,
including long-distance mentoring, with a total of four weeks
scheduled training activities in both Sweden and the home region of
Target countries for the 2012 training is Bangladesh, Burma,
Cambodia, China, East Timor and Vietnam.
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