Experiencing Dutch cheese and local economic development

The Municipality of Delft was visited during our Local Economic Development course. Next to experiencing the one-stop counter of the municipality, the participants had time to taste some Dutch cheese.

19 December 2014

Course participants welcomed by Dutch Ambassador in Tunis

Some of the participants of the Matra South course on social affairs and employment discussed their back home action plans with the Dutch Ambassador in Tunis.

18 December 2014

Meeting THA alumni Turkey, Albania, Macedonia and Bosnia-Herzegovina

During regional networking receptions for our Matra alumni, we were very pleased to hear that many former partipants are using the knowledge and experiences gained in The Hague in their daily work. Read more…

11 December 2014

First course participants with a Certificate of Excellence

The Hague Academy is proud to announce that this summer for the first time we hand out Certificates of Excellent Implementation to six former […]

12 September 2014

First module Governance and Rule of Law ‘inspiring and insightful’

Monday 7th of July the first two week block of the training programme ‘Governance and Rule of Law in Societies of Early Transition and […]

29 July 2014

“It’s not about empowering local governments, it’s about empowering local communities”.

From 7-11 July 2014, we organised our summercourse on Decentralisation and Local Governance. We were able to welcome a number of practitioners from a […]

18 July 2014

Local parties win municipal elections The Netherlands

The local elections of March 2014 showed a big victory for the local political parties. While the ruling social democrats and liberals lost ten percent […]

10 April 2014

“Women are women, all over the world. Everywhere they face the same challenges”.

This said one of the participants of the Gender Mainstreaming and Female Leadership course during the concluding session. From 3 – 14 March this course took place at The Hague Academy during which the

27 March 2014

Kick off Leadership programme in Serbia

The Serbian state secretary of Interior, Mr Vladimir Bozovic, and the Dutch ambassador in Serbia, Mr Laurent Stokvis, on Tuesday launched a new cooperation […]

07 March 2014

Strengthening Leadership Skills and Rule of Law in Turkey

From 29 January to 7 February, The Hague Academy for Local Governance welcomed  senior civil servants from Turkey for first part of the training on “Leadership […]

14 February 2014

Promoting SMEs and employment in Algeria

From 12 to 17 January 2014 a group of 30 Algerian senior civil servants and other stakeholders from three different provinces visited the Hague […]

07 February 2014

Gender and Good Governance in Zanzibar

The Hague Academy crossed borders this time to deliver a training in the tropical paradise of Zanzibar in December 2013. The Zanzibar Institute for Public Administration (IPA) had requested a blended training about gender and good governance in public service delivery with training of trainers (ToT) components for their entire staff.

30 January 2014

Strenghtening the Rule of Law in South Eastern Europe

To support European integration, The Hague Academy organises the training Decentralisation for governments in countries with an EU-pre-accession status. This October we welcomed again […]

12 December 2013