All posts tagged in Leadership and Municipal Management

Decentralisation and Participation Key for Development

In the World Development Report 2017, it is argued that many development projects focus too much on systems, structures and laws. When dealing with […]

19 April 2017

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

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

Training in the middle of political tensions in Burundi

Amongst others a training for state and non-state actors on extremely relevant topics in the current context: non-violent communication, mediation, negotiation and gender based violence.

28 April 2015

Last masterclass “Personal Leadership” in Palestine

Facilitators Freddy Sahinguvu and Ghada Zeidan handed out the certificates to the participants of the last masterclass “Personal Leadership” from the “Youth Public Leadership Academy” on Tuesday.

02 April 2015

“Silence leads to distrust but discussion and dialogue leads to cooperation”

This said the Minister of youth in west equatorial state of South Sudan when he opened the second masterclass training of the Youth Public Leadership Academy.

25 February 2015

Improving leadership skills in DR Congo

The leaders of four different territories in the province of South Kivu in The Democratic Republic of Congo learned this week more about decentralisation and how to improve their leadership skills.

20 February 2015

First course participants with a Certificate of Excellence

The Hague Academy is proud to announce that this summer for the first time we hand out Certificates of Excellent Implementation to six former […]

12 September 2014

Strengthening Leadership Skills and Rule of Law in Turkey

From 29 January to 7 February, The Hague Academy for Local Governance welcomed  senior civil servants from Turkey for first part of the training on “Leadership […]

14 February 2014

Urban Governance programme for Iraqi officials

In and outside the city hall of Almere, a delegation from the Ministry of Planning in Iraq learned about Dutch approaches to urban growth, […]

10 September 2013

Young potential leaders participate in Academy Masterclasses

Youth in (post-)conflict societies is often portrayed as a threat to security and stability.  However, as inspirational young people such as Malala Yousafzai, Mayra […]

09 August 2013

What is your colour of leadership style?

During the training Leadership and Municipal Management of The Hague Academy for Local Governance, the enthusiastic and motivated participants worked hard to polish their […]

24 April 2013

EC Commissioner stresses importance of local authorities

“We particularly see a stronger role for local authorities in partner countries as key to achieving better governance and the sustainable development outcomes set out in the international agenda.” This is what Andris Pielbags, European Commissioner for Development Cooperation, stated during the last meeting of the Committee of the Regions and the European Commission.

19 April 2013