Open courses 2020

Fiscal Decentralisation and Local Finance

Face to Face: 10/02 - 21/02

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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Migration and Local Authorities

Face to Face: 24/02 - 06/03

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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Inclusive Service Delivery & the SDGs

Face to Face: 09/03 - 20/03

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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Online Course – Inclusive Local Economic Development

Face to Face: 13/04 - 22/05

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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Climate Adaptation and Local Resilience: blended training

Face to Face: 24/08 - 12/07

Course Introduction: The blended course discusses how local authorities can adapt to climate change and increase their climate resilience. We start by discussing climate […]

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Integrity and Anti-Corruption: blended training

Face to Face: 31/08 - 07/06

Course Introduction: From 31 August to 26 October 2020, The Hague Academy will convene participants again for one of its most popular and highly-relevant […]

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Citizen Participation and Inclusive Governance: blended training

Face to Face: 21/09 - 28/06

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

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Conflict, Rule of Law and Local Security: blended training

Face to Face: 21/09 - 19/07

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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Multilevel Water Governance: blended training

Face to Face: 28/09 - 14/06

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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Gender Responsive Governance: blended training

Face to Face: 28/09 - 21/06

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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Local Economic Development: blended training

Face to Face: 12/10 - 07/12

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

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