Association for Local Authorities in Namibia

a dynamic, self sustaining organization that plays an advocacy role on behalf of local authorities, with a view to promoting and assisting its membership address socioeconomic problems in a comprehensive and sustainable manner in order to stimulate growth and financial stability.


strive along Constitutional lines for the promotion of all Local Communities to the status of independent Local Authorities with democratically elected Councilors

Act as liaison

between the Central Government and Local Authorities in all matters of common interest to its members

Foundation Work

promote and encourage the study of Local Authorities for the mutual benefit of all the members, the Central Government, Local Communities and the Republic of Namibia


act on behalf of its members in all matters, which affect the interests of Local Authorities in Namibia


  ALAN WINS THE BOARD FIRST TIME IN AFRICA HON. KATRINA SHIMBULU A WOMAN BEHIND THE ASSOCIATION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT IN NAMIBIA (ALAN) GETS BOTH An unprecedented participation of 8300 participants representing more than 77 countries, including 53 African countries...

2nd Joint ALAN Annual General Meeting and 7th AMICAALL Annual Partners Orientation Conference that took place on the 18-20 October 2018 at the Naraville community Hall in Walvis Bay.

“The Transition to Sustainable Towns and Territories, The Role of Local Authoriteis”     THANK YOU NOTICE On behalf of the entire Local Authority Fraternity in Namibia, the Association for Local Authorities in Namibia (ALAN) and The Alliance of Mayors Initiative...

ALAN and AMICAALL AGM discuss the Local Authority Reform Paper and the implementation of the 2nd Land Conference Resolutions.

In his remark His Excellency the Vice President of the Republic of Namibia Dr. Nangolo Mbumba presented by Hon. Dr. Zephania Kameeta , Minister of Poverty Eradication & Social Welfare indicated that he was pleased to officiate and exchange some thoughts on Local...

ALAN President, Hon. Katrina Shimbulu, Engaged with The Speakers Of The National Assembly To Lobby For Policy Interventions

Over the past years ALAN has been advocating for the enhancement of intergovernmental relations between all spheres of governments especially in the areas of policy and legislature review and how the local authority agenda can be advanced through structured engagement...

Meeting with the SALGA Northern Cape province on the partnership with //Karas regional council

Under the partnership local authorities are participation and Keetmanshoop municipality is part of the agreement, represented by Hon. Gabriel Freyer – Chairperson of the Management Committee of Keetmanshoop, who is also the Vice – President of ALAN. During the Joint...

Local Government Reform Position Paper

Draft Local Government Reform Position Paper

Councillors Workshops – GIS

Councilors Workshops-GIS

BALA Financing Local Authorities

BALA Financing Local Authorities BALA

SALGA Integrated Development Planning

SALGA Iintegrated Development Planning Presentation-CIP-PresentationMasileKutumela-DLGH-2011

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