A leadership development initiative

The Local Government Leadership Academy is a leadership development initiative that serves local government and First Nations elected officials and senior administrators throughout British Columbia by improving the competencies needed to effectively manage and lead BC’s communities.

Join LGLA  on a virtual journey on February 3-4 for the 2021 Leadership Forum: “Leading In Unprecedented Times – Drafting a Blueprint for the New Normal”.  Take a look at the action packed   program  for 2021!

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Upcoming Events

LGLA Annual Leadership Forum "Leading In Unprecedented Times: Drafting a Blueprint For The New Normal" Virtual Event, February 3-4. Cost: $200 per person + GST * CEO FORUM 2021 Join Dr Gordon McIntosh, the Honourable Mike Harcourt, and Don Lidstone Q.C. as they present "Wicked Civic Challenges" at the Radisson Airport Hotel in Richmond, April 29-30, 2021. Cost: $395 per person + GST

Education & Training

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Core Forum Program Runs February 3-4The Leadership Forum entitled "Leading in Unprecedented Times: Drafting a Blueprint for the New Normal", will ...
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The 9th Chief Elected Official Forum will be held April 29-30, 2021, at the Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport. Post-Covid Economy, ...
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LGLA is pleased to announce the launch of a new online application process for the LGLA Certificate Program. Apply for ...
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Click here for a brief summary of the 2018 LGLA Leadership Forum Proceedings ...
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Click here for a summary of the 2017 CEO Forum proceedings ...
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2017 LGLA Certificate Recipients ...
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 2016-17 Annual Report Available Here ...
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