We are the first generation which can end extreme poverty in our lifetime. But we cannot get there without parliamentarians.- Dr. Jim Yong Kim

Benin: Training for the National Assembly Parliamentary staff

20-21 December 2014


Dangbo, Benin – Thirty staff members of the Beninese National Assembly gathered for a two-day training on how to improve the efficiency of the parliamentary administration, in the locality of Dangbo, about 10 kilometers from Porto-Novo. The activity took place in the framework of the partnership between the National Assembly of Benin, AWEPA and the Netherlands Institute for Multiparty Democracy (NIMD).

The training enabled the participants to benefit from the experience of two qualified consultants on how to improve the working relations between the various departments of the National Assembly, in order to better face the challenges and to provide the parliamentarians with the necessary support that is required for the fulfillment of their constitutional duties.

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