“Who needs Democracy?”

This question was discussed during the training course ‘Decentralisation, Democratisation & Development’, which took place from 14 – 25 March 2011 at The Hague […]

01 March 2012

European development partners want to work in a more harmonised manner

From 24-28 January, the informal Development Partners Working Group on Local Governance and Decentralisation (DPWG-LGD) organised a pilot training course on Harmonisation, Decentralisation and […]

South-Sudan: Moving towards people centred governance

From 8 through 12 November 2010, the South Sudan Local Governance Board (LGB), in cooperation with The Hague Academy for Local Governance, and funded […]

Albanian mayors prepare for EU-accession

In December, 16 mayors and the Chairman of the Regional Council of the Dibër Region, Albania, took part in the study visit “Decentralisation and […]

Partnerships with UNCDF and The Urban Institute

As part of The Hague Academy’s efforts to strengthen its ties to leading research and implementing organisations in the field of local governance and […]

Successful joint course with the Barcelona Peace Centre

In the castle of Montjuïc in Barcelona, Spain, the training course “Peacebuilding, Decentralisation and Local Governments” took place from 29 November – 10 December […]

How to deal with local governance in fragile states?

In November and December The Hague Academy developed and organised two pilot courses for VNG international in cooperation with IKV Pax Christi. The subject […]

An enlighting journey’ through the world of Citizen Participation and Accountability….

…., ‘change of philosophy for starting new projects’ and ‘interesting for long term career’ are just some of the comments from the participants of […]

How to plan your career in the civil service?

The first Young Civil Servants Network Event was centered around this universal theme. Young talents from the Netherlands and abroad shared their experiences with […]

Four sessions of the Peacebuilding course coming up

For The Hague Academy, the lasts months of 2010 will be entirely dedicated to Peacebuilding.  We will be organising four sessions of our successful […]