Course: Local Economic Development (The Hague Academy for Local Governance)
The Hague Academy for Local Governance offers a course on Local Economic Development frameworks and the tools for local authorities to improve the conditions for economic growth and job creation. It discusses approaches to accommodate the different needs of urban and rural or post-conflict contexts.
In this course, you will learn to
- Assess the economic and political context for local development;
- Identify challenges and opportunities for strengthening the local economy and job creation together with stakeholders at the local, regional and national level;
- Develop approaches for strategic local economic planning;
- Become acquainted with practical tools for supporting the local economy.