Local Government Initiative and Network (LOGIN) is a multi-stakeholder knowledge exchange platform that supports greater decentralization and strengthened local governance in south and East Asia. Snapping 11 countries, LOGIN’s members include elected representatives, training institutions, think tanks, government departments, non-governmental organizations and inter-governmental organizations, among others, working in favor of accountable, transparent and inclusive local governance, LOGIN facilitates knowledge sharing and peer-engagements on key governance issues amongst its members. since its inception in 2013, LOGIN has been connecting and capacitating various actors and change agents who are driving reform agendas within their countries and the region.

As part of LOGIN’s thematic focus on Civic Engagement and Accountability, an experience capitalization workshop was held from 29 June – 1st July 2016 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. this learning offer provided an opportunity for LOGIN and open governance at the local level. LOGIN members representing civil society organizations, government departments, state institutions, local government associations and universities from across 12 South and East Asian countries (including Sri Lanka) participated in this event. Click Here for the workshop report