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In Focus: Local Government Sister Cities

A new report published by the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government provides a comprehensive review and appraisal of Australian local government international and sister city relationships.

The report includes a literature review, a quantitative Australian-wide survey, case studies, and guided discussions with stakeholders. Read more »

Latest News & Events

20 January 2016
The Centre for Local Government (CLG) at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) was engaged by the State Library of New South Wales to undertake research to explore and recommend regional management models for NSW public libraries. The review of literature and extensive engagement process undertaken by CLG directly engaged with... read more »
15 January 2016
The UTS:CLG has released a new report that examines the perceptions that African refugees have of local government services. read more »
14 January 2016
Presentations from the 2015 National Local Government Workforce and Indigenous Employment Forum are now available on the Local Government Professionals website. read more »
24 December 2015
Local Government Professionals, in partnership with the Australian Centre of Excellence for Local Government, launched the Mature Age Workforce Resource at the National Local Government Workforce and Indigenous Employment Forum and Showcase in Canberra on 2 December. read more »