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Promoting Inclusive Governance in Darfur

In Sudan, CSOs representing youth and women lack the capacity to organize, advocate effectively on behalf of their constituency and engage meaningfully with the […]

20 September 2017

Learning from Dutch Successes and Failures in Achieving Gender Equality

“How many female Members of Parliament does the Netherlands have?”, “Who is your Minister for Women’s Emancipation and Child Development?” and “Do women in […]

12 September 2017

2018 Fellowships for Knowledge and Skills Training in the Netherlands

The Hague Academy for Local Governance – an innovative, and practice-oriented training institution –  to offer short courses which qualify for (full) 2018 Nuffic […]

30 August 2017

Local Elections in Jordan: Towards More Participation

“[A]s political development is the gateway to the full participation of all segments of the grassroots and civil society institutions in the various aspects […]

15 August 2017

Learning How to Improve and Develop Climate Resilience Policies

From 17 to 22 July, The Hague Academy, in partnership with UNCDF, organised a training to help local authorities identify tools to help recognise […]

01 August 2017

Civil Servants from the MENA Region Join Shiraka Programme

From 3 to 11 July 2017, The Hague Academy convened 25 civil servants representing eight countries for a training on social affairs and employment […]

12 July 2017

Policy Recommendations for Land Governance in Eastern Congo and South Sudan

A new report builds on case studies and research conducted by a consortium of partners including local policy workshops organized by The Hague Academy. […]

03 July 2017

Video: Prioritising Citizen Participation to Build Communities in Zimbabwe

The Local Authorities Capacity Enhancement Project (LACEP) has changed the way communities in Zimbabwe think about participation. Through a series of democratic dialogues and […]

22 June 2017

Improving Civil-Military Relations to Prevent Future Conflicts at the Local Level

How can societies and nation-states contribute to a sustainable, secure and more just world? In May 2015, government officials from Germany and the Netherlands […]

21 June 2017

Expert Q&A: Climate Change Resilience and Financing Solutions for Local Authorities

  In 2009, the Copenhagen climate summit gathered industrialised nations to commit to giving more than 100 million dollars to address concerns of climate […]

07 June 2017