Official Description

3.0 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

This course focuses on general concepts of good corporate governance and their applicability to parliament, and the role of key stakeholders. Emphasis is placed on the management of human and financial resources in a parliamentary setting and the importance of strong interrelationships.

Topics Covered

Ensure your public’s interest is well served through good corporate governance. Learn how parliaments can optimize their resources in order to create clear and coherent corporate governance structures that support the public’s interest.

Featured topics include:

  • General concepts of good corporate governance
  • Their pertinence and applicability to parliament
  • The role of key stakeholders
  • The importance of strong inter-relationships
  • The management of human and financial resources in a parliamentary setting

Learning Outcomes

The course is designed to enable you to:

  • Define the concept of “good corporate governance” and its applicability to parliament
  • Foster a sense of professional, ethical, and democratic values in the workplace
  • Help create a workforce that is productive, effective, and sustainable
  • Apply management techniques based on international good practices to a broad range of strategic and operational decisions and actions
  • Develop skills in designing and implementing communications strategies for parliaments
  • Create tools for media outreach, including the preparation of media releases
  • Appreciate the role of performance management systems in the parliamentary context

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