Local government in Ethiopia : still an apparatus of control?

Abstract: This article argues that in spite of the declared objectives of re-decentralisation in Ethiopia, the tradition of using local government as a means of control remains very much intact. Yet, “local mechanisms” allowed a considerable increase in the “access and provision of public goods”.

Author(s): Ayele, Zemelak

Source(s): , Law democracy & development; 15 27 p., ill., tab Law democracy & development 15

Published: 2011 African journals online (AJOL)], [Grahamstown (English

ISBN/ISSN: /2077-4907

Link: http://www.ajol.info/index.php/ldd/article/viewFile/70804/59462

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