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Shiraka: A New Professional Training on Employment

In coordination with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and CNV International, The Hague Academy for Local Governance will organize a training course for selected […]

31 March 2017

How to Deal with Bribes in the Workplace

Being offered a bribe is one of the most awkward situations any professional can find himself or herself in. Here are some tips how to deal with it.

30 March 2017

Empowering Excluded Groups in Darfur

In addition to convening trainings in The Hague, the Academy conducts training missions abroad. These missions convene local officials and members of the community to […]

21 March 2017

The City of The Hague welcomes new female mayor

Mrs. Pauline Krikke will be the new mayor of The Hague. She will be the successor to Jozias van Aartsen and she is the first female mayor of The Hague. From 2001 until 2013 she was mayor of the city of Arhem.

13 February 2017

A succesful year for Talent for Governance

In 2016, seven young talented employees from local authorities in Asia, Africa and South America could join our Talent for Governance-programme. We want to thank all contributors for their donations and wish for a successful programme again in 2017.

01 February 2017

The Hague Academy wishes you the best in 2017!

The Hague Academy team would like to bring our best wishes to all for 2017! It has been a fruitful year in which we received numerous inspiring candidates to our trainings. We are starting 2017 with renewed energy and intend to make this year a succesful one!

13 January 2017

Closing ceremony of Promoting Economic Development in Jordan

The Minister of Interior Mr. Salameh Hammad highlighted the important role that the government officials play in serving the community.

01 December 2016

Leadership training for young Lebanese professionals

During one week, seven young Lebanese professionals were trained in amongst others mediation, creative problem solving, managing power, change and stakeholder management.

28 November 2016

Gender Gaps Through the Globe

The World Economic Forum has released earlier in October the ‘Global Gender Gap Report 2016’ which measures the magnitude of gender disparities and tracks their progress over time.

17 November 2016

Kauswagan winner UCLG Peace Prize

The jury concluded that their project “From arms to farms” is an excellent example of courageous leadership, combining initiatives for peacebuilding and local economic development.

17 October 2016