Disaster Preparedness: a local governance imperative

By Job van der Poel, Programme Manager and Trainer at The Hague Academy Socio-natural disasters and risks have been a threat to human life […]

19 March 2020

Postponed open training

Due to the measures taken by several countries (including The Netherlands) and as a necessary measure to prevent the further spread of the Coronavirus, we have […]

17 March 2020

Photo-gallery – Overview of our latest activites

Our team was busy during the past few months. From open trainings, and tailor-made trainings, to several missions abroad, The Hague Academy stayed active […]

09 March 2020

Alumni stories: Mousa Alhlaihl

Water. Inspiration. Know-how. Expertise. These are words that continuously cross the minds of our ‘Shiraka: Water Management’ participants. The training is an experience that […]

Integrity and Anti-corruption

Click here to zoom in   Click here to find all the information about our upcoming course on Integrity and Anticorruption, from June 15 […]

UCLG Congress: Cities are listening

The Hague Academy took part in The World Summit of United Cities and Local Governments – UCLG Congress 2019 in Durban, South Africa. Organized […]

26 November 2019

From reception to integration: Bogota’s response to Venezuelan migration crisis  

The world is currently witnessing high levels of human displacement. Local governments are at the forefront of the response to the large numbers of […]

19 November 2019

Promoting Integrity in Ukraine

Good governance and integrity in public institutions: this is the goal of the MATRA programme in Ukraine. We talked to the participants about their […]

14 November 2019

The Netherlands celebrated democracy

On Friday 30 and Saturday 31 August, the first national Democracy Festival took place on the island of Veur-Lent in The Netherlands. Thousands of […]

24 September 2019

Alumni on the spot: Kamaran Palani

The Hague Academy courses helped Kamaran broaden his perspective: ‘Learning about the experiences of other countries that are trying to address similar issues to […]

Water: hot topic of the month at The Hague Academy

What are the water governance challenges cities are facing today? Water provision and governance involve complex systems and the coordination of various stakeholders at […]

Nuffic Scholarships for short courses

Last updated: 10 February 2020 Nuffic scholarships are available for short courses at The Hague Academy. Nuffic is a Dutch non-profit organisation which offers […]

31 July 2019

How to govern and sustain peace in Mindanao, The Philippines?

Following the Philippine peace agreement of 2014, the new Bangsamoro Autonomous Region was created with the aim to end the struggle for independence of […]

25 July 2019