Can the design of community-driven development reduce the risk of elite capture? : evidence from Indonesia

Abstract: This study from Indonesia shows that while CDD projects can help create spaces for elite and non-elite community leaders to emerge, elite control of project decision-making is pervasive. Project-initiated accountability arrangements, such as democratic leadership selection, could curb this.

Author(s): Fritzen, Scott A.

Source(s): , 38 p., ill., tabs

Published: 2006 National university of Singapore (NUS), Singapore (English



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