Alexandra Schantl, Mohammed Assen und Thomas Prorok
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Alexandra Schantl, Mohammed Assen und Thomas Prorok
Alexandra Schantl, Mohammed Assen und Thomas Prorok

Dr. Mohammed Dejen Assen, from the Center for Federalism and Governance Studies of Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia, is working on the Autonomy of Local Governments in Federal Systems focusing on Ethiopia. From August to the end of October he will be hosted at KDZ - Centre for Public Administration Research as EU_H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow. His work is part of the LoGov – Local Government and the Changing Urban-Rural Interplay Project and focuses on the interplay between financial and political autonomy of local governments and the realization of their purposes and responsibilities in Ethiopia. During his research stay, Mohammed will give presentations and produce blogs.

Kelmend Zajazi
Kelmend Zajazi | Executive Director of NALAS
The long-term cooperation with KDZ means a lot to us at NALAS. In KDZ we found a peer that fully understands who we are.
Isabelle Verschuren | Federal Public Service Policy and Support (BOSA), CAF correspondent of Belgium
In the last years Belgium has planned and organised many different CAF activities (e.g. CAF training, Certification of CAF label) together with KDZ.
Josep Medrano | Director of Strategic Planning and Taxation, City of Barcelona
For the City of Barcelona, the collaboration with KDZ through the European "Cities for Sustainable Public Finances (CSPF)" has reached a qualitative advance.


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