This chapter identifies and analyses the essential themes that need to be included in professional development and training programs for MPs, with an emphasis on the knowledge, skills, abilities and attitudes that affect the performance of the parliament within the democratic system. It canvasses the range of potential topics that could be included and the factors to be taken into account for specific programs and other aspects of program design.
|Title of host publication||Parliamentarians' Professional Development|
|Subtitle of host publication||The Need for Reform|
|Editors||Colleen Lewis, Ken Coghill|
|Place of Publication||Switzerland|
|Number of pages||23|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|
|Name||Public Administration, Governance and Globalization|