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Development cooperation - 15.04.2015
- Kadir Topbaş, Mayor of Istanbul and President of United Cities and Local Governments (video);
- Lazaros Savvides, Mayor of Strovolos (Cyprus) and Board member of the Commonwealth Local Government Forum (video);
- Khalifa Sall, Mayor of Dakar and President of United Cities and Local Governments of Africa (video);
- Annemarie Jorritsma, Mayor of Almere (Netherlands) and CEMR President, representing PLATFORMA (video);
- Richard Kemp, Councillor of Liverpool (video);
- Frédéric Vallier, CEMR secretary general (video)
Recruitment - 03.03.2015
PLATFORMA - 23.07.2014recruiting a policy and communication intern. The post-holder will be assigned tasks such as following up the EU development policies, drafting articles for the website and supporting the team with administrative tasks among others.
The deadline for applications is Wednesday 6 August.
The application pack is available in English and French.
PLATFORMA - 06.03.2014
The post-holder will work under the direction of the coordinator of Platforma. He/She is expected to assist and support the Secretariat, providing efficient and effective administrative services.
The deadline for applications is Sunday 16 March.
The application pack is available in English.
PLATFORMA - 10.02.2014We welcome Swati Sain Gupta who joined the team early January. Mrs Sain Gupta has led multiple European development organisations in Latin America, where she worked closely with governments from the north and the south in several projects.
She is replacing Sandra Ceciarcini who, as a director, was the linchpin of the creation of the PLATFORMA network. We wish her the best in her new activities.
PLATFORMA - 21.11.2013The post-holder will work under the direction of the Secretary General of CEMR and will manage the Platforma team. As part of the job, he/she will need to travel very frequently, including some travles outside of Europe.
The deadline for applications is Monday 2 December, 12 pm.
The application pack is available in French and English.
PLATFORMA - 21.03.2013
Lur Fernandez Salinas
Project Officer - Development education & Awareness raising
Tel. : +32 2 842 67 75
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