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Valeria Amos, head of OCHA, visits refugee camps in Jordan.
News 08 Mar 2018
International Women’s Day 2018
Thursday, 8 March 2018, is International Women’s Day. The observance celebrates women’s achievements and seeks to spark change on issue...
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News 24 Jan 2018
Hague Academy Short Courses Now Eligible for Nuffic Scholarships
The Hague Academy for Local Governance is pleased to announce that applications for Nuffic Fellowships are now available for open subscription cour...
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News 10 Jan 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 cou...
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News 20 Dec 2017
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 lo...
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News 15 Dec 2017
Designing Local Economic Development Plans
By Quinty de Nobel Packed with plenty of newly gained inspiration, the 25 participants of our 2017 Local Economic Development trainings are now hom...
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News 13 Dec 2017
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 exp...
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News 07 Dec 2017
Localise Financing to Achieve the SGDs
Effective fiscal decentralisation and capacity development of national as well as local authorities is crucial for achieving the Sustainable Devel...
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News 06 Dec 2017
Spotlight: Week of Integrity
From 1 to 9 December 2017, the Netherlands will celebrate the Week of Integrity. This annual awareness initiative combines the efforts of several ...
Talent for Governance Programme
News 01 Dec 2017
Talent for Governance: Reflections from a Past Talent – Part 2
In 2016, Stephen Molatlhegi was selected to the Academy’s own scholarship programme, Talent for Governance. As a Talent, Stephen participate...
Brenda-Conflict-LS Course-2017
News 16 Nov 2017
Addressing Conflict Resolution and Peacebuilding, while Involving Local Citizens
by Quinty de Nobel Intern at The Hague Academy for Local Governance Engaging in conflict resolution while ensuring citizen participation at the sa...
Matra Programme
News 14 Nov 2017
Citizen Participation: Challenges and Opportunities in Eastern Europe
by Lars Burema Programme Manager, The Hague Academy Citizens are better educated and more vocal than ever before. They demand a voice in decisions ...
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News 10 Nov 2017
How do Local Authorities Spend their Budgets?
Recent research by the OECD and UCLG in 101 countries shows that the biggest share of regional and local government budgets (22%) goes to education...

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