Open courses 2019

February 11 - February 22, 2019

Past Training: Fiscal Decentralisation and Local Finance

Course Introduction: How a country organises its public finances forms the basis for how local authorities govern priorities in cities, towns and villages. While national […]

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March 4 - March 8, 2019

Past Training: Migration and Local Governance

Local solutions for large movements of refugees and migrants Course Introduction: The world is currently witnessing the highest levels of human displacement on record. […]

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March 18 - March 29, 2019

Past Training: Inclusive Service Delivery & the SDGs

Course Introduction: Local public services such as waste management, water access and social services have a huge impact on our daily lives and well-being. […]

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April 8 - April 19, 2019

Past Training: Citizen Participation and Inclusive Governance

Course Introduction: Inclusive development requires responsive governments and empowered citizens. But what can local officials and civil society organisations do to ensure all voices are […]

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June 17 - June 28, 2019

Integrity and Anti-Corruption

Course Introduction: From 17 to 28 June 2019, The Hague Academy will convene participants again for one of its most popular and highly-relevant courses. This […]

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July 1 - July 5, 2019

Summercourse: Localising the SDGs

Course Introduction: In order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, these global goals need to be translated into local realities. Moreover, […]

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July 1 - July 5, 2019

Summercourse: Sustaining Peace and Local Governance

Course Introduction: Local governance actors face enormous challenges in fragile and conflict-affected countries. Often, human and financial resources are scarce, the collaboration between the […]

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September 9 - September 20, 2019

Multilevel Water Governance

Course Introduction Water provision and governance of water involve complex systems and the coordination of different stakeholders at all levels government. Adding to the […]

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September 23 - October 4, 2019

Local Economic Development

Course Introduction: This practice-oriented course focuses on strengthening the economic capacity of local and regional communities. Taking into account the UN’s post-2015 development agenda, […]

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September 30 - November 10, 2019

Online Course – Inclusive Local Economic Development

Course Introduction: This six-week, practice-oriented, and expert-led online course will explore strategies and tools for local authorities to promote sustainable and inclusive economic growth. […]

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October 28 - November 8, 2019

Conflict, Rule of Law and Local Security

Course Introduction: How can local actors improve human security and state security in conflict-affected areas? What challenges affect the local government’s ability to promote […]

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November 11 - November 22, 2019

Climate Adaptation and Local Resilience

Course Introduction The course will discuss how cities and local communities can adapt to the effects of climate change and increase their climate resilience. […]

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November 18 - November 29, 2019

Gender Responsive Governance

Course Introduction: How can policies and programmes be inclusive and more specifically, gender sensitive? How do values of inclusiveness and gender equality result in […]

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