All posts tagged in Middle East & North Africa

Training civil servants from the MENA region

The past 2 months we hosted two training courses on social affairs & employment and local governance for civil servants working in Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. The courses are part of the Shiraka programme for Arab Countries, an initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherland.

16 December 2016

Closing ceremony of Promoting Economic Development in Jordan

The Minister of Interior Mr. Salameh Hammad highlighted the important role that the government officials play in serving the community.

01 December 2016

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

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

‘Without inclusive leadership, the rule of law cannot be implemented in Iraq.’

Project manager Kamaran Mohamad Palani at the Al-Mesalla Human Resources Development Centre in Erbil, Kurdistan is satisfied with how he has been able to implement […]

10 October 2016

LED training for Palestinian municipalities

Twenty-five representatives of various Palestinian municipalities as well as the Palestinian Ministry of Local Government attended a five-day training on Local Economic Development in Amman.

06 August 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

Promoting Local Economic Development in Jordan

This week we had a meeting with the beneficiaries of a training programme that contributes to develop the organisational capacities of the Local Development Department of the Ministry of Interior and the Local Development Units in the Governorates.

19 February 2015

Promoting SMEs and employment in Algeria

From 12 to 17 January 2014 a group of 30 Algerian senior civil servants and other stakeholders from three different provinces visited the Hague […]

07 February 2014

From unemployment to active citizens

Why do the Netherlands have one of the lowest youth unemployment numbers in the EU? What policies contribute to an effective fight against unemployment? […]

20 September 2013

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

Political and economic empowerment in Burundi, South Sudan and Palestinian Territories

The Hague Academy for Local Governance developed together with SPARK a four-year programme proposal for political and economic empowerment in Burundi, South Sudan and […]

01 March 2012