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New brochure 2016 is out now

You can now download our brochure 2016 in which you will find more information about our approach, the programmes we organise and experiences of former training participants.

26 November 2015

Talent programme 2016 open for application

Young, talented and motivated civil servants working for a local government in a developing country can now apply for one of the three Talent Programmes in 2016: Citizen Participation & Inclusive Governance, Local Economic Development and Local Service Delivery.

29 October 2015

LED training for Palestinian municipalities

Twenty-five representatives of various Palestinian municipalities as well as the Palestinian Ministry of Local Government attended a five-day training on Local Economic Development in Amman.

06 August 2015

Talent from Zambia: “Great experience in Dutch Municipality Leerdam”

Aldrin Sinkala from Zambia participated in the three-week talent for governance programme on citizen participation and inclusive governance and followed a short internship at the Dutch Municipality of Leerdam.

22 June 2015

Ambassador Stokvis impressed by dedication participants to reform Serbia

At the closing ceremony of the Serbian Leadership Programme for Security and Rule of Law, the Ambassador of the Netherlands L.L. Stokvis handed the certificates to the participants. We asked the Ambassador about his thoughts on the programme.

16 June 2015

Monitoring good governance and anti-discrimination policies in Croatia

Our colleague Lars Burema was in Zagreb, Croatia last week to discuss with Local Authorities and Civil Society organisations their role in fighting discrimination. They […]

02 June 2015

Nuffic fellowships for Rule of Law, LED and Gender courses

Application opens today and the deadline is 21 July 2015!

Fellowships for Decentralisation course

This course is aimed at policy and decision makers at national and subnational government level from Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey.

29 May 2015

Local public sector’s role in achieving the development goals

The results of this study by DeLoG will be presented by expert Jamie Boex during our Summercourse this July.

12 May 2015

Stakeholder engagement for inclusive water governance

Why is it important to engage stakeholders within and outside the water sector? The OECD has conducted an in-depth and evidence-based analysis.

29 April 2015