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2018 GDLN Distance Learning Seminar Series

We would like to announce the launch of the KDI School of Public Policy and Management’s 2018 GDLN Blended Learning Series. The program will cover lessons on various dimensions of Korea"s Local Administration and Regional Development via seven GDLN videoconference seminars.

Participants will be encouraged to take part in debates and share professional experiences and case studies. Courses will be taught by KDI School faculty, experts in the field, practitioners, and guest speakers.


The KDI School’s Distance Learning Seminar Series will cover lessons on various dimensions of Korea’s Local Administration and Regional Development. This program highlights Korean government’s key strategies in balancing the development of local regions and discovers some of the best practices of local governance, while drawing from other country experiences. The program consists of seven GDLN video conference seminars that are organized over a five-month period.

Who Should Attend


The Blended Learning Program at the KDI School is intended for experienced managers, general development practitioners and stakeholders who are currently involved in the area of regional development and local governance including Smart City development and the 4th Industrial Revolution.

In Tanzania the participants should contact Tanzania Global learning Agency for the contacts below:

Executive Director

Tanzania Global Learning Agency (TaGLA)

IFM, Block A, Shaaban Robert Street

P O Box 2287 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Tel: (+255 22) 2123705, 2123709, 2123711

Mobile: +255 786 000020 or 0785 573828

Fax: (+255 22) 2123702

E-mail: info@tagla.go.tz


Website: www.tagla.go.tz

2018 GDLN Distance Learning Seminar Schedule







An Overview of the Policies for Balanced Development and Decentralization: South Korean Experiences and their Lessons

June 7

Heungsuk Choi


Global Smart City in Busan

June 26

Byoung-Ki Kim


Local Government Transformation Strategy: Lessons Learned from Seoul"s Polices and Practices

July 12

Tae-jun Lee


Korea"s New Administrative City, Sejong

July 26

Jin Hwa Kim


Smart City: A New Platform for the 4th Industrial Revolution, Focusing on PyeongChang Giga Valley

Sep 11

Heesu Kim


Policy Instruments to Efficiently Respond to Sustained Urbanization: Focusing on the Korean Experience

Sep 18

Man Cho


Wrap-Up: Lessons & Implications

(Presentation by each DLC)

Oct 11

Tae-jun Lee

Course date: 11-09-2018 12:00 am
Course End Date: 11-09-2018 12:00 am
Capacity: Unlimited