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Table of contents IIAS : • Knowledge Portal.......................................................... 2 • IIAS MENAPAR Conference.................................... 2 • IIAS Project Groups..................................................... 2 • IIAS International Congress, 2015...................... 2 • IIAS International Congress, 2014...................... 3 IASIA : • IASIA Annual Conference, 2014........................... 4 • Awarded Awards during Conference................. 4 • IASIA 2015 Conference............................................. 4 • CIAPA First accreditation – Two Programs of the Foundation Getulio Vargas in Brazil................... 4

Autumn 2014 - Issue 40

Editorial This year 2014 has been characterized by a strong presence of IIAS and its entities in the Euro-MENA region. We have in mind particularly the first conference of MENAPAR in Manama (Bahrain), the Congress of the IIAS in Ifrane (Morocco) and the MED in Rome (Italy). We will add to this list in December our participation to an international conference established by IPA in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia). Mentioning this amounts to acknowledge the efforts that have been made on both sides to advance the regionalization strategy of IIAS. If AGPA LAGPA and have now been firmly brought into the great family of IIAS, it is not yet the case with other parts of the world.

EGPA : • EGPA Annual Conference & PhD Symposium, 2014......................................... 5 • TAD 10 - Transatlantic Dialogue,, 2014............ 5 • EGPA Annual & PhD Symposium, 2015.......... 5 • MED 7 Euro Mediterranen Dialogue, 2014..................... 6

We’re thinking especially of the MENA region and sub-Saharan Africa. Regarding a regio-

PROJECTS DEVELOPMENT.................................. 6

shape this project. So far the various players are still at the stage of intentions. Hopefully

AGPA : • Annual Conference of AGPA, 2014.................... 7

these will quickly turn into an action plan!

LAGPA : • ????????????????..................................................... 7

We now come to the final stretch of a year that was rich in terms of activities. To those

PUBLICATIONS................................................................ 8

Africa) and of EGPA in Speyer (Germany), the TED and TAD dialogues, respectively in Cluj

GAAP : • Annual Report.................................................................. 9 • Event Management Tool........................................... 9 • Event Survey.................................................................... 9 • IRAS - CURRENT THEMES.................................... 9 IIAS : • Agenda ............................................................................ 10

nal group in the Middle East and North Africa (MENAGPA), we have no doubt that the creation of the MENAPAR network is a step in the right direction and it is not unrealistic to expect the completion of this project for next year. Regarding a possible African Group for Public Administration, progress is slower and it will take patience and perseverance to

mentioned above, we will add the annual conferences of IASIA in Port Elizabeth (South (Romania) and in Lugano (Switzerland). In addition, it is worth mentioning again the annual conferences of AGPA in Jakarta (Indonesia) and of LAGPA in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil). Rest assured that we do not expect slow down next year! Indeed, numerous events are already planned and, for some, in preparation. We can look forward with confidence to the future IIAS and its entities.

Rolet Loretan Director General Rue Defacqz 1, box 11 B-1000 Brussels, Belgium tel: +32 2 536 08 80 - fax: +32 2 537 97 02 e-mail: info@iias-iisa.org

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