All posts tagged in Sub-Saharan Africa

IDEAL – Burundi

Building on the experiences of the LGCP programmes, Restoring the Contract and the expertise and network of the Burundian Association of Local Officials (ABELO), […]

01 March 2019

Strengthening Gender Equality in Rwanda

From 27 to 29 November 2018, the Academy organised a three-day course on Gender Sensitive Inclusive Governance in Bugesera, Rwanda. The course addressed specific […]

15 February 2019

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 […]

30 November 2018

Training Local Officials on Integrity and Anti-Corruption in the DR Congo

Earlier this month, The Hague Academy, jointly with VNG International, organised a pair of three-day trainings on Integrity and Anti-Corruption in the eastern part […]

26 October 2018

Taking First Steps Towards Increased Integrity and Anti-corruption Strategies in South Kivu, DRC

From 18 to 20 July 2018, The Hague Academy and VNG International organised a three-day training in Bukavu, DR Congo, focused on the promotion […]

06 August 2018

Developing Leadership in Eastern Congo

The Hague Academy recently led a multi-day leadership skills training focused on supporting stabilisation and local security efforts in Bunia, Eastern Congo. The training […]

09 May 2018

Strengthening Fiscal Decentralisation in Lesotho

Lesotho is a small but mountainous and beautiful country completely surrounded by South Africa. Since its independence in 1966, the country has experienced political gridlock and several military coups hampering its development. Today, however, Lesotho is undergoing a comprehensive decentralisation process.

13 December 2017

Promoting Inclusive Governance in Darfur

In Sudan, CSOs representing youth and women lack the capacity to advocate effectively on behalf of their constituency. This affects meaningful engagement between citizens […]

20 September 2017

Policy Recommendations for Land Governance in Eastern Congo and South Sudan

A new report builds on case studies and research conducted by a consortium of partners including local policy workshops organized by The Hague Academy. […]

03 July 2017

Video: Prioritising Citizen Participation to Build Communities in Zimbabwe

The Local Authorities Capacity Enhancement Project (LACEP) has changed the way communities in Zimbabwe think about participation. Through a series of democratic dialogues and […]

22 June 2017

Empowering Excluded Groups in Darfur

In addition to convening trainings in The Hague, the Academy conducts training missions abroad. These missions convene local officials and members of the community to […]

21 March 2017

Peacebuilding in Burundi from a gender perspective

Our Programme Manager Freddy Sahinguvu just returned from Burundi where he facilitated a training on gender in violent conflict and peacebuilding. Given the fact that Burundi is in the process of peace talks, this is currently a very relevant topic.

05 September 2016

Peace Clubs: Responding to fragility from the bottom up

Join us at the European Development Days on the 16th of June 2016 in Brussels to discuss how community-level Peace Clubs can contribute to peacebuilding and conflict resolution in Burundi.

09 June 2016