This week's Global Local explores the unique challenges faced by traveller communities and how local government can make a difference by providing culturally appropriate support.
What can local government do to support the safety of women and girls and public spaces? What actually makes a difference? Global good practice.
Our special Halloween edition has lessons for every season. We’re taking a look at dark tourism, the multi-billion dollar industry that requires very careful handling by local government. So what are the lessons for local government, how it can be handled in a sensitive and positive way. Includes a new briefing with key lessons drawn…
This week's Global Local includes a brand new trust collection, with an exploration of challenges from working with communities to working with partners. How councils can recover trust in an age of misinformation. Plus the best from the rest – reports on trust from leading think tanks.
In this week’s Global Local, we’re taking a fresh look at playful approaches to place making, showing you Denmark's magical playgrounds, new approaches to urban design, child-friendly cities, and making civic engagement and staff training more fun and engaging.
In this week’s Global Local, we’re looking into the role of local government as housing affordability becomes more distant, renting becomes more competitive and homelessness increases.
In this week's Global Local, we're looking into the role of local government in the movements of people, and the important services they provide in helping migrants settle, integrate, and get from place to place.
In this edition of Global Local, we showcase the wide variety of LGIU resources which support local democratic engagement while asking critical questions about the future of local government as part of our LGIU@40 programme. This newsletter includes exclusive think pieces and interviews, brand-new research from the Local Democracy Research Centre and new insightful reports…