Target audience of the workshop is SDC staff from both Cooperation Offices and Headquarters as well as implementing partners who wish to increase their knowledge in this topic as part of current or future work assignments. The workshop is carried out in collaboration with the Institute of Development Studies of the University of Sussex (IDS), which is a contracting partner of the DDLGN. The workshop is taking place at HSLU and includes field visits to the Federal, Cantonal and Municipal authorities. A first edition of the course will take place in December 2018. A second edition is planned in December 2019.