All posts tagged in Middle East & North Africa

Shiraka Local Governance Algeria 2018

Decentralisation has become a key priority in Algeria. In recent years, a new “Code Communal et de Wilaya” has sought to empower local government […]

27 February 2019

Shiraka Social Affairs and Employment

What policies help to increase economic growth and job creation for the youth? How is the social security system organised in The Netherlands? And […]

Shiraka Local Governance

This Shiraka programme course is designed for civil servants working in the field of local governance. It aims to share knowledge and skills enabling […]

Shiraka Programme

Shiraka is a Netherlands-MENA partnership initiated by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and commissioned by the Netherlands Enterprise Agency (RVO). The programme convenes participants […]

30 November 2018

Africities Summit: The Transition to Sustainable Cities and Territories

The Hague Academy took part in the 2018 Africities conference in Marrakesh, Morocco. Organized every three years, the 8th edition of the conference took […]

Sharing Lessons from the Tunisian Experience on Decentralisation and Local Governance

What are the challenges of decentralisation in the MENA region? This was a core question during the four-day intensive training in Hammamet, Tunisia. Incorporating […]

19 July 2018

Photo Album: Inclusive Governance and Leadership

From 19 to 27 June, The Hague Academy for Local Governance received a group of 12 participants from the Lebanese Ministry of Social Affairs […]

04 July 2018

Strengthening Dutch-Moroccan Ties to Anti-corruption Trainings

The Hague Academy for Local Governance welcomed from 27 November to 1 December 2017 a high delegation of Moroccan civil servants for a training […]

10 January 2018

A Mission to Promote Inclusivity in Somalia

In December 2017, The Hague Academy completed a week-long inclusive governance training for local officials in Garowe/Puntland. The training for local authorities from Puntland […]

20 December 2017

Local Elections Put Focus on the Future of Participation in Jordan

“[A]s political development is the gateway to the full participation of all segments of the grassroots and civil society institutions in the various aspects […]

15 August 2017

Civil Servants from the MENA Region Join Shiraka Programme

From 3 to 11 July 2017, The Hague Academy convened 25 civil servants representing eight countries for a training on social affairs and employment […]

12 July 2017

Empowering Libyan Women in the Diaspora

In April 2017, The Hague Academy for Local Governance convened in Tunisia a group of Libyan women activists. The tailor-made training titled, “Empowering Libyan […]

17 May 2017

How to Deal with Bribes in the Workplace

Being offered a bribe is one of the most awkward situations any professional can find himself or herself in. Here are some tips how to deal with it.

30 March 2017