Information for 2018 Nuffic Applicants

Some applicants experienced technical issues with the Nuffic application procedure. As a result, we have extended the deadline until Saturday. If you would like […]

16 March 2018

First 2019 Course Available for Applicants: Fiscal Decentralisation and Local Finance

Fiscal Decentralisation and Local Finance will be the Academy’s first open course in 2019. Designed with the practitioner in mind, this course will introduce the […]

15 March 2018

International Women’s Day 2018

Thursday, 8 March 2018, is International Women’s Day. The observance celebrates women’s achievements and seeks to spark change on issues related to gender equality.  […]

08 March 2018

Hague Academy Short Courses Now Eligible for Nuffic Scholarships

The Hague Academy for Local Governance is pleased to announce that applications for Nuffic Fellowships are now available for open subscription courses in Autumn […]

24 January 2018

Strengthening Dutch-Moroccan Ties to Anti-corruption Trainings

The Hague Academy for Local Governance welcomed from 27 November to 1 December 2017 a high delegation of Moroccan civil servants for a training […]

10 January 2018

Designing Local Economic Development Plans

By Quinty de Nobel Packed with plenty of newly gained inspiration, the 25 participants of our 2017 Local Economic Development trainings are now home […]

15 December 2017

The Shiraka Professional Development Course on Local Governance

Please note:  Due to the high number of applications, Shiraka has informed us they are no longer accepting applications for this programme. We apologise […]

Strengthening Fiscal Decentralisation in Lesotho

Lesotho is a small but mountainous and beautiful country completely surrounded by South Africa. Since its independence in 1966, the country has experienced political gridlock and several military coups hampering its development. Today, however, Lesotho is undergoing a comprehensive decentralisation process.

13 December 2017

Localise Financing to Achieve the SGDs

Effective fiscal decentralisation and capacity development of national as well as local authorities is crucial for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This is one […]

07 December 2017

Spotlight: Week of Integrity

From 1 to 9 December 2017, the Netherlands will celebrate the Week of Integrity. This annual awareness initiative combines the efforts of several civil society […]

06 December 2017