Stimulating local economic development in Jordan

The ambition of the Jordanian government to adopt a more local approach to economic development, is supported by The Hague Academy with training, study tours and coaching

13 October 2016

Financial challenges for Government of Sikkim (India)

“This training helped us to realise our strengths and weaknesses. It gave us tools to improve management of finances and resources”.

Talent for Governance programme 2016

Five talented civil servants participate this fall in our Talent programmes on local economic development and local service delivery.

10 October 2016

A Mobile Approach to Support Refugees

One of our staff, Dayana al Alam, co-authored a publication on the experiences in Lebanon with a mobile approach to service delivery for refugee women and girls.

Fellowships for training courses on social affairs and local governance

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Netherlands offers full fellowships to participate in the training courses Social Affairs & Employment and Local Governance.

06 October 2016

Learning from practices in smart city development

Concepts, state of the art technology, and practical applications in the field of smart city concepts, is what the staff of Technical Institute Bandung (ITB) and associated governmental representatives learned the last three weeks.

30 September 2016

Peacebuilding in Burundi from a gender perspective

Our Programme Manager Freddy Sahinguvu just returned from Burundi where he facilitated a training on gender in violent conflict and peacebuilding. Given the fact that Burundi is in the process of peace talks, this is currently a very relevant topic.

05 September 2016

Localising SDGs: Involving all Local Actors in Service Delivery

In the recent UNDP-publication “An Integrated Framework to support Local Governance and Local Development”, you can read that localising development should not be seen as […]

21 June 2016

Peace Clubs: Responding to fragility from the bottom up

Join us at the European Development Days on the 16th of June 2016 in Brussels to discuss how community-level Peace Clubs can contribute to peacebuilding and conflict resolution in Burundi.

09 June 2016

Lessons learned from peace activities

Staff from CARE offices in Burundi, South Sudan, Yemen, Afghanistan and Somalia attended training sessions on human rights, gender and conflict resolution, and exchanged lessons learned from the projects.

27 May 2016