The Fawcett Society and LGiU today launch a year-long Commission to assess whether local government is working for women.
The LGiU and Kosovo Local Government Institute (KLGI) have today signed a memorandum of understanding for a strategic partnership.
The Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF) and Local Government Information Unit (LGiU) have teamed up to take forward a new proposal for the development of a local government institute in Rwanda, in partnership with the Rwanda Association of Local Government Authorities (RALGA).
With one month to go until the 2016 local elections, the LGiU launches “Out for the Count,” a new campaign calling for more open and accessible data on local elections across the UK.
There’s genuine potential to redraw the political map and to align it with real economic geographies.
The Local Government Information Unit (LGiU), today, launches a road map for how political devolution to English local government can be achieved as a means of strengthening local economies and improving public services.
Jonathan Carr-West comments on the devolution announcements made in the Queen's Speech.
The Chancellor’s commitment to talks with cities on devolution is welcome news, however his door must also be open to counties, districts and smaller cities.
The General Election result will have been a lot less surprising to anyone who’s been following local government elections over the last couple of years.
New research shows that pubs are closing at a rapid rate of 28 a week, but councils must play a vital role in protecting the community pub. CAMRA and think tank LGiU have released a report calling on councils to take action to save the Great British pub. Pubs play a crucial role in bringing […]