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What is Good Governance?

Good Governance is an approach to government that is committed to creating a system founded in justice and peace that protects individual's human rights and civil liberties. According to the United Nations, Good Governance is measured by the eight factors of Participation, Rule of Law, Transparency, Responsiveness, Consensus Oriented, Equity and Inclusiveness, Effectiveness and Efficiency, and Accountability. Participation requires that all groups, particularly those most vulnerable, have direct or representative access to the systems of government. This manifests as a

Creative Learning Expands its Family of Programs!

Creative Learning acquires International Peace & Security Institute Washington, DC—Creative Learning has acquired the International Peace & Security Institute (IPSI), resulting in a new division called IPSI at Creative Learning, the two non-profit organizations announced. ( IPSI at Creative Learning will focus on the complexity of today’s conflicts, working with a myriad of traditional and non-traditional peacebuilders to prevent and resolve violent conflict, as well as building resilient communities, says Creative Learning President Bill Kruvant. “This is very exciting for

Local Government In the Age of Globalization Conference

Local Governance and Leadership in the Age of Globalization Conference This past September, Creative Learning, in conjunction with the Local Government Academy (LGA) and the Philippines International Institute for Leadership, Performance, and Governance (PHILPG) held the Local Governance and Leadership in the Age of Globalization conference in Washington, DC. During this week-long conference and international bench marking program, Creative Learning hosted a delegation of 14 local government officials from the Philippines consisting of Mayors, Vice-Mayors and Council men and women. Through a series of lectures, tours, and

USA Fact Sheet

The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic[19][20] composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.[fn 1][fn 2] The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in central North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in the northwestern part of North America and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-Pacific. The territories are scattered about the

Haitian Women Share Their Enterpreneurial Experiences with the Rest of the Caribbean (October 2013)

Le Nouvelliste,  Port-au-Prince, Haiti, October 9, 2013, John Perez Jerome Georgetown, Capital of Guyana, place of "The 12th Caribbean Week of Agriculture" (CWA), October 7–12.  An opportunity for experts and officials from different parts of the world and members of the press to discuss the many opportunities and weaknesses of the region's agriculture. Haitian women working in the field of handcrafts have the opportunity to share their experiences with the rest of the Caribbean. "Addressing food insecurity in the

Egypt: Civic Engagement for Transparency and Accountability (CETA) (2012-2014)

Nearly two years ago Egyptians called for change. Today, these citizens are still struggling for democracy, freedom and justice. This revolution witnessed a high rate of participation of women and men from different cultural, social and economic backgrounds, and Egyptians remain committed to building a new democratic society. After long decades of corruption and dictatorship, Egyptians are looking for tools and mechanisms to enable them to hold their representatives and executives accountable, and to play a leading role in discussing