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Independent and Liberal Democrat Group (ILDG)

The Independent Liberal an Democratic Group (ILDG) of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe comprises 97 members. It is chaired by Marc Cools (Blegium). On 1 April 2019, Thomas Andersson (Sweden), Liisa Ansala (Finland), Stewart Dickson (United Kingdom) and Gabriele Neff (Germany) were elected Vice-Presidents of the group. Ott Kasuri (Estonia) was elected Treasurer.

The Congress of Local and Regional Authorities is responsible for strengthening local ... [suite]

Marc Cools to attend meeting of strategic steering group

Written written the 29/04/2019

Marc Cools to attend meeting of strategic steering group

ILDG President Marc Cools will attend the meeting of the strategic steering group that will elaborate proposals on how to preserve the institutional role and functioning of the Congress and to improve sustainability of its budget. The strategic steering group composed of the three presidents (of Congress and its chambers), the presidents of four political groups (or their high level representatives), the Secretary General and the Director General of the Congress will meet on 3 June 2019 in ... Read more »

Local government corruption risks

Written written the 16/04/2019

Local government corruption risks

On 30 April 2019, Mr Ott Kasuri (ILDG, Estonia), Member of Harku Municality Council, will present in Tallin the roadmap on corruption prevention and ethics developed by the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities in the framework of the conference on “Local Government Corruption Risks” funded by the Council of Europe.

Announcement (translation):

Transparency International Estonia cordially invites you to the conference

Local Government Corruption Risks

April 30, 2019 at 12:00-17:00 ... Read more »

ILDG Bureau Elections

Written written the 01/04/2019

On 1 April 2019 ILDG renewed the composition of its Bureau for a two-year mandate.

President: Marc Cools (Belgium)

Vice-Presidents:  Thomas Andersson (Sweden), Liisa Ansala (Finland), Stewart Dickson (United Kingdom) and Gabriele Neff (Germany)

Treasurer: Ott Kasuri (Estonia)

Next ILDG meeting

Date(s) from 01/04/2019 to 01/01/2019

The next ILDG meeting is scheduled for 1 April 2019 from 15.30 to 17.30 in room 10 ahead of the 36th Session of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe.