In March 2019, the Association CIFAL Málaga was established as a non-governmental non-profit entity, through which it was elected its first Board of Directors and approved the statues that will govern it.
The aims of the Association are as follows:
- To support the activities of the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR);
- To carry out training, informative and awareness-raising activities;
- To support the activities of International Training Centre for Authorities and Leaders affiliated to UNITAR that offer training opportunities and exchange of good practices, tools and strategies between local and regional authorities, international agencies, private sector and civil society;
- To support local actors by improving their decision-making processes.