Newsletter archive

These are all our previous sent newsletters

Newsletter January 2016

21/1/2016 - New summercourses, local security in Indonesia and participatory policy making in Zimbabwe

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Newsletter April 2015

In this newsletter: The importance of integrity for well-functioning, transparent institutions Stakeholder engagement for inclusive water governance Lobby and advocacy for diaspora organisations Training in the middle of political tensions in BurundiAnd more... The importance of integr

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Newsletter January 2015

In this newsletter: EU-partnerships with associations of local authorities Strengthening local economic development in Jordan How to systematically improve gender equality in your organisation Free books "To be honest"And more... Happy New Year! First of all, a happy new year to all

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Newsletter October 2014

In this newsletter: Visit our new website Five core capabilities for local authorities Training diaspora organisations The multiple challenges of waterAnd more... Visit our new website! The Hague Academy is proud to announce that it recently launced its new website. Here you can also

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Newsletter April 2014

In this newsletter: Local authorities and the post 2015 development goals Water and land: how to increase access for the poor Local parties win elections in The Netherlands Two programmes on Security and Rule of LawAnd more... Local authorities and the post 2015 development goals Discuss

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Newsletter December 2013

In this newsletter: Should mayors rule the world? Paul Collier: Scholarships better than migration Fiscal decentralisation in BangladeshAnd more... Our new course brochure 2014 is out Good Governance & Rule of Law in Fragile States, Multilevel Water Governance, Climate Change & Re

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Newsletter September 2013

In this newsletter: New 6-week Curriculum on Rule of Law in fragile states Co-PROL programme to strenghten leadership for security Urban Governance programme for Iraqi officialsAnd more... Open courses 2014 In addition to our annual Peacebuilding, Citizen Participation and Decentralisatio

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Newsletter April 2013

In this newsletter, amongst others: EC Commissioner stresses importance of local authorities Urban development in Iraq and anti-corruption in Zimbabwe The Hague Academy and the post-2015 development framework Join our summercourse with Jamie Boex In the upcoming summercourse Decentralisat

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Newsletter January 2013

Looking back at 2012 and new challenges ahead... First of all we wish you all the best for the new year!Looking back at 2012, we see many positive developments. We organised new courses on Integrity and Social Affairs & Employment, started our new programmes in Burundi and South Sudan and did o

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Newsletter August 2012

Read in this newsletter: THA expands peacebuilding activities Rule of Law programme starts in 2012 Blended learning programme on Social and Economic Affairs And other news... THA expands peacebuilding activities By participation in the ´Peace under construction´-pr

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Newsletter May 2012

Read in this newsletter: Multilevel governance in practice Doto's chicken farm Discussing aid effectiveness in Mozambique Albanian municipalities to strenghten human resource managementAnd other news... Multilevel governance in practice How can laws and policies can be implemente

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Newsletter January 2012

January 2012 Read in this edition: New course brochure 2012South Sudan: State-building from the bottom upCollaboration with The Hague Institute for Global Justiceand much more news ... New course brochure 2012 Interes

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Newsletter October 2011

October 2011 Read in this edition: Political and economic empowerment in Burundi, South Sudan and Palestinian TerritoriesTalent Siti Patimah on pro poor sustainable local development strategiesImproving results in the water sectorand much more news ...

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Newsletter July 2011

July 2011 Welcome The sea and beach of Scheveningen inspired us for our yearly strategy meeting. We discussed new, innovative training tools and explored themes for future training modules. A new topic 'Governance & Rule of Law in Fragile States: sta

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Newsletter April 2011

April 2011 Welcome The revolution in the Arab world has clearly shown the strong wish of citizens to live in freedom and democracy. Donors are now preparing for programmes to support democratic reforms in these countries. We believe local government shou

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Newsletter January 2011

January 2011 Welcome Dear reader, First of all, we wish you all the best for the new year! It is a great pleasure for us to meet many new participants in our courses of 2011. It is always inspiring to meet practitioners in local government from other pa

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Newsletter October 2010

October 2010 Welcome Dear reader, At the Hague Academy we are preparing for the new course year 2011. Local Leadership & Municipal Management, Fiscal Decentralisation and Natural Resource Management will be topics for new courses. The Decentralisation, Democratis

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Newsletter June 2010

June 2010 Welcome Dear reader, Decentralisation brings government closer to citizens and it increases accountability of public leaders to their people. All our courses deal with topics related to this central theme. Our ´Peacebuilding´-course focuses on the quest

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Newsletter February 2010

February 2010 Welcome Dear reader, In The Netherlands, lively debates about international involvement have been going on for the past few weeks. A report of the Dutch scientific council concluded that development aid should be more effective, the national government

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Newsletter December 2009

December 2009 Welcome Dear reader, In this December-edition we are proud to present our training schedule for 2010, with new courses in Service Delivery, Economic Development and Peacebuilding & Reconstruction. Also, we are pleased to inform you about our recent c

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Newsletter June 2009

June 2009 Welcome With summer approaching rapidly, we are happy to see that our summercourse on decentralisation and local governance is again fully booked with people from all around the world. We are looking forward to receive them in The Hague and have a fruitful e

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Newsletter February 2009

February 2009 Welcome With pleasure we introduce to you the first newsletter of The Hague Academy for Local Governance. This newsletter is designed for all people that work in one way or another on strengthening local governance. It will keep you up-to-date on our act

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