Network meeting for excellent training of local authorities

Helga Dickow participated at a workshop of the DAAD-funded "Centre d'Excellence de Governance Locale en Afrique" (CEGLA) which took place at the Centre de Formation en Gestion des Collectivités Territoriales in Niamey from 12 to 17 November .

CEGLA stands for the creation of high-quality training for local authorities. At the same time it serves to widen research in the field of decentralisation and local development in Niger, Mali and Senegal.

The project partners are the Kehl University of Public Administration, the Universities of Abdou Moumouni in Niamey and Sciences Juridiques et Politiques in Bamako, the Centre Africain d'Études Supérieures en Gestion (CESAG), the Laboratoire d'Études et de Recherches sur les Dynamiques Sociales et le Développement Local (LASDEL) and the ABI.

Photo: The German Ambassador in Niger, Herrmann Nicolai, together with project partners during the workshop.

Futher information: www.cegla.network