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The Hague Academy wishes you the best in 2017!

The Hague Academy team would like to bring our best wishes to all for 2017! It has been a fruitful year in which we received numerous inspiring candidates to our trainings. We are starting 2017 with renewed energy and intend to make this year a succesful one!

13 January 2017

Closing ceremony of Promoting Economic Development in Jordan

The Minister of Interior Mr. Salameh Hammad highlighted the important role that the government officials play in serving the community.

01 December 2016

Leadership training for young Lebanese professionals

During one week, seven young Lebanese professionals were trained in amongst others mediation, creative problem solving, managing power, change and stakeholder management.

28 November 2016

Gender Gaps Through the Globe

The World Economic Forum has released earlier in October the ‘Global Gender Gap Report 2016’ which measures the magnitude of gender disparities and tracks their progress over time.

17 November 2016

Kauswagan winner UCLG Peace Prize

The jury concluded that their project “From arms to farms” is an excellent example of courageous leadership, combining initiatives for peacebuilding and local economic development.

17 October 2016

Stimulating local economic development in Jordan

The ambition of the Jordanian government to adopt a more local approach to economic development, is supported by The Hague Academy with training, study tours and coaching

13 October 2016

Financial challenges for Government of Sikkim (India)

“This training helped us to realise our strengths and weaknesses. It gave us tools to improve management of finances and resources”.

Talent for Governance programme 2016

Five talented civil servants participate this fall in our Talent programmes on local economic development and local service delivery.

10 October 2016

A mobile approach to support refugees

One of our staff, Dayana al Alam, co-authored a publication on the experiences in Lebanon with a mobile approach to service delivery for refugee women and girls.

Fellowships for training courses on social affairs and local governance

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Netherlands offers full fellowships to participate in the training courses Social Affairs & Employment and Local Governance.

06 October 2016