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 […]

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

New Master’s Programme on Local Administration and Development in Jordan

With support from The Hague Academy, the Ministry of Interior (Jordan), UNDP and the University of Jordan, will collaborate to develop a Master’s Degree […]

08 July 2019

Addressing inequalities at EDD

The Hague Academy was present the European Development Days 2019 (EDD19) in Brussels, Belgium. The two-day event, organised by the European Commission took place […]

More exchange with the Caribbean

During the first day of the VNG Annual Congress, The Association of Dutch Municipalities and the Dutch national government signed a declaration of intent […]

26 June 2019

The Hague Academy’s Vision on the SDGs

Government leaders will gather in New York in September to evaluate progress on the SGDs and discuss future actions to step up ambitions. The […]

25 June 2019

New The Hague Academy Board Member

The Hague Academy recently added a new member to its executive board. Pieter Jeroense has replaced Frank Burgers as Treasurer of The Hague Academy. […]

20 June 2019

Shiraka Training on Local Governance

Last month, a group of 23 civil servants from 9 countries in the MENA region gathered in The Hague for the first part of […]

04 June 2019

The Hague Academy Impact Survey 2017

At The Hague Academy for Local Governance, we train nearly a thousand participants every year. After they have been trained, they are often very […]

17 May 2019

New Shiraka course on Water Management

The Hague Academy is proud to be organising in cooperation with Wageningen Environmental Research a new Shiraka Training on Water Management. The objective of […]

08 May 2019

Photo Impression: Inclusive Service Delivery & the SDGs

From 18 to 29 March, The Hague Academy for Local Governance organised its annual course on Inclusive Service Delivery and the Sustainable Development Goals.  The […]

06 May 2019