Learning from practices in smart city development

Concepts, state of the art technology, and practical applications in the field of smart city concepts, is what the staff of Technical Institute Bandung (ITB) and associated governmental representatives learned the last three weeks.

30 September 2016

Peacebuilding in Burundi from a gender perspective

Our Programme Manager Freddy Sahinguvu just returned from Burundi where he facilitated a training on gender in violent conflict and peacebuilding. Given the fact that Burundi is in the process of peace talks, this is currently a very relevant topic.

05 September 2016

Application for Nuffic fellowships open

You can now apply for a fellowship to participate in our courses on integrity and anti-corruption, citizen participation and inclusive governance and a French course on le développment économique local.

23 August 2016

Peace Clubs: Responding to fragility from the bottom up

Join us at the European Development Days on the 16th of June 2016 in Brussels to discuss how community-level Peace Clubs can contribute to peacebuilding and conflict resolution in Burundi.

09 June 2016

Lessons learned from peace activities

Staff from CARE offices in Burundi, South Sudan, Yemen, Afghanistan and Somalia attended training sessions on human rights, gender and conflict resolution, and exchanged lessons learned from the projects.

27 May 2016

Nuffic fellowships for courses on gender and fiscal decentralisation

A new application round is open until 5 July 2016!

24 May 2016

Two talents participate in Citizen Participation course

Maggie from Peru and Erkinbek from Kyrgyzstan will be the first two talents of our Talent for Governance programme this year. They will be participating in our training course Citizen Participation‬ and Inclusive Governance.

20 May 2016

Study visit on local security for Albanian representatives

The participants learned more about the Dutch security system and the cooperation between municipalities and the emergency services.

26 April 2016

Disaster simulation in Serbia

Members of Emergency Situation Headquarters of the Municipality of Kladovo in Serbia participated in a disaster simulation in which they had to formulate response to a complex combination of a large forest fire and a tragic bus accident.

01 April 2016

Joint learning event on Fragility, Decentralisation and Local Governance

“The wealth of knowledge and the diversity of perspective and organisations made this course exceptionally interesting and rewarding”, said Hanne Kristoffersen who works for UNDP’s Bureau for Policy and Programme Support.

15 March 2016