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29 - MUN - Municipality Services and Local Governance

MUN 125 - Advanced Public Administration

Code Start Date Duration Venue
MUN 125 24 April 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MUN 125 19 June 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MUN 125 14 August 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MUN 125 09 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
MUN 125 04 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

In this course participants will develop the skills and competencies to operate in increasingly complex governing environments where challenges cut across disciplinary, organizational, jurisdictional and geographical boundaries. They will acquire specialist knowledge in your field and learn how to generate bold research and shape public policy.

Course Objectives

  • Analyzing administrative problems
  • Formulating, evaluating, and communicating public policies
  • Incorporating a range of constitutional and ethical values
  • Linking the use of public funds to their legislated purposes
  • Applying acquired skillsets, expertise, and values

Who Should Attend?

  • Policy Makers 
  • Commerce Officers
  • Employment Counsellors
  • Immigration Officers
  • Civil Servants
  • Social Workers

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • How governments develop
  • Human resources in the public sector
  • Scope and theory of public policy
  • The strategic policy environment
  • Communications in public administration

Day 2

  • Municipal government introduction 
  • Key elements of local government
  • Machinery of government
  • The legislature
  • Election 
  • Legislative processes
  • The political executive

Day 3

  • Policy and budget decision-making processes
  • The permanent executive
  • Traditional and alternative administrative processes
  • Intra- and inter-governmental relations

Day 4

  • Public sector finance
  • Tools and knowledge of public sector
  • Use public funds
  • Public sector financial management
  • Policy considerations and constraints
  • Accountability
  • Due diligence in the management of public funds

Day 5

  • International trends in public administration
  • Tools to critique public administration innovations
  • Service quality in public administration
  • Managing performance
  • Methodological and conceptual issues