Participating in Talent for Governance means inspiring meetings and exchanges with a municipal colleague from a totally different part of the world. This is a unique experience for all staff involved!
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“Thanks to the questions from our foreign municipal colleagues, our staff has broadened their horizons and learned to look at their own work from a different perspective. This has been an enriching experience”, says Samir Bashara, vice-mayor of the municipality of Hoorn.
Since 2009 the following municipalities, provinces and local water authorities have cooperated in the Talent programme:
Amstelveen, Apeldoorn, Assen, Bernheze, Delft, Drechterland, Drenthe (province), Gemert-Bakel, Groningen, Den Haag, Heerlen, Hoorn, Huizen, Leerdam, Medemblik, Meppel, Oostzaan, Over-Gemeenten, Oss, Smallingerland, Steenwijkerland, Reest en Wieden (water authority), Rotterdam, Vechtstromen (water authority), Westland, Wormerland and Zwolle.