Fellowships for training Social Affairs and Employment

Application is open for senior civil servants employed by a national Ministry in one of the following countries: Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Morocco and Jordan.

31 March 2015

Improving sanitation in Ghana with the help of the 5Cs

This training course in Ghana focussed on familiarising municipal sanitation officers with the 5C tool and explored how it might benefit their work.

24 March 2015

Results of our Gender Quiz

Interested in how you scored in our Gender Quiz or do you just want to see the results? See here the questions and the answers.

13 March 2015

8 March: International Women’s day..

Test your knowledge on gender equality now and do this short quiz.

06 March 2015

Application open for Nuffic fellowships

Would you like to participate in our training courses on local economic development, fiscal decentralisation, multilevel water governance or governance and rule of law in fragile states? Then you can now apply for a Nuffic fellowship.

05 March 2015

How to deal with bribes in the workplace

Being offered a bribe is one of the most awkward situations any professional can find himself or herself in. Here are some tips how to deal with it.

02 March 2015

“Silence leads to distrust but discussion and dialogue leads to cooperation”

This said the Minister of youth in west equatorial state of South Sudan when he opened the second masterclass training of the Youth Public Leadership Academy.

25 February 2015

Improving leadership skills in DR Congo

The leaders of four different territories in the province of South Kivu in The Democratic Republic of Congo learned this week more about decentralisation and how to improve their leadership skills.

20 February 2015

Promoting Local Economic Development in Jordan

This week we had a meeting with the beneficiaries of a training programme that contributes to develop the organisational capacities of the Local Development Department of the Ministry of Interior and the Local Development Units in the Governorates.

19 February 2015

EU-partnerships with associations of local authorities

The European Commission has signed strategic partnerships with representatives of five of the main global and regional associations of local authorities, to achieve common objectives in matters of good governance and sustainable development at the local level.

30 January 2015