The Hague Academy for Local Governance is an energetic and diverse international organisation committed to strengthening local democracy worldwide.

Internship Programme

The Hague Academy’s internship programme accepts applications twice a year. The following internships will be available in the coming months:

  • Internship 2021/2  (CLOSED)
    15 August 2021 – 31 January 2022
    Deadline to apply: 30 May 2021
  • Internship 2022/1 (The vacancy will be shared in October 2021)
    1 February 2022 – 31 July 2022
    Deadline to apply: 28 November 2021


Please be aware that applications are considered only from residents of the European Union or those who have a valid permit to work in The Netherlands.


      • “Our network of training participants includes authorities from national and local governments as well as career practitioners at donor- and development organisations across Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas and the Middle East.”

        Cecile Meijs, Director of The Hague Academy

        Last updated: 03/05/2021