Abstract: This introductory chapter helps to map out the progress and limits of implementation of democratic decentralization in Africa with special reference to the betterment of lives of rural Africans and the improvement of natural resources management.
Author(s): Ribot, Jesse C.; Oyono, Phil René
Source(s): , Africa development; vol. 31, no. 2 p. 1-18 Africa development vol. 31, no. 2
Published: 2006 Council for the development of social science research in Africa (CODESRIA), [Dakar] (English