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News 24 Apr 2012

Albanian municipalities to strengthen human resource management

Albanian municipal staff will visit The Netherlands in May to learn how they can improve management capacities for delivering public services to th...
News 24 Apr 2012

Doto’s chicken farm

Doto Mgasa, a young talent from the Babati District Council (Tanzania) came to the Netherlands with a mission. Being a community development office...
News 24 Apr 2012

VNG-staff support colleagues abroad

 On the occassion of the 100th anniversary of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities (VNG), VNG-staff started a campaign to support you...
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News 17 Apr 2012

Discussing aid effectiveness in Mozambique

Over the last fifteen years, Mozambique has pursued a decentralization model which combines the deconcentration of public services at provincial an...
News 17 Apr 2012

Decentralisation is the empowerment of people through the empowerment of their local governments.

“Decentralisation is the empowerment of people through the empowerment of their local governments”, was one of the main definitions on decentra...
News 11 Apr 2012

Follow us now on Facebook!

Since last week The Hague Academy has it’s own Facebook account. So follow us now and we will keep you informed about our training courses, a...
Other 07 Mar 2012

Masterclass Gemeentelijke Internationale Samenwerking

Project officer of the Dutch municipality Alphen aan de Rijn Hans van Arkel, involved in two projects (HIV/AIDS and Housing) with partner municipal...
Other 07 Mar 2012

Dutch training: Gemeentelijke Internationale Samenwerking voor Nederlandse gemeenten

Inleiding Deze training is bedoeld voor Nederlandse bestuurders en medewerkers van gemeenten die zich bezig houden met de implementatie van gemeent...
Other 07 Mar 2012

Tailor-made: Good Governance and Rule of Law in Fragile States

Course introduction The Hague Academy participates in several long-term programmes in the field of peacebuilding, security and rule of law. We give...
Other 07 Mar 2012

Tailor-made: EU Accession and Decentralisation

Course introduction This course aims at local, regional and national governments from countries with a perspective on accessing the European Union....
Other 07 Mar 2012

Tailor-made: Female Leadership

Course introduction This course helps female leaders from local authorities develop their leadership skills. Through self-assessment, role-play, di...
News 01 Mar 2012

South Sudan: many challenges for local leaders

In South Sudan, the implementation of the 2009 Local Government Act seems largely stalled, real empowerment of the people over their government rem...

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