To contribute to the quality of political processes in Croatia by providing political education to young leaders and by motivating them to participate in public affairs.
Developing democratic political culture and promoting dialogue and cooperation among future leaders.
Academy for Political Development is a programme of political education for young leaders from politics, business, public administration, civil society and the media.
Programme is implemented in partnership with the Council of Europe, in the framework of the programme Schools of Political Studies. The programme Schools of Political Studies is an initiative for promotion of democracy, human rights, rule of law and European values in transition countries.
Annual Educational Programme
After completing the programme, the participants receive a diploma from the Council of Europe and Academy for Political Development.
Academy provides a one year educational programme that consists of three weekend seminars in Croatia and World Forum for Democracy at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.
Participants are young leaders from politics, business, public administration, civil society and the media, who already gained recognition in their field of work and wish to further their knowledge and exchange opinions about political processes.