Governance & decentralization (GoD)

Abstract: Governance and Decentralization (GoD) is an online Eldis Community Group for good governance and decentralization research and information. It provides access to governance and decentralization research and information to improve practice, decision-making, and research in developing countries. Author(s): IDS Source(s): , Published: 2011 University of Sussex. Institute of development studies (IDS). Eldis, Brighton (English…

Democratic governance practice network (DGPNet)

Abstract: DGPNet serves as an internal knowledge sharing forum for UNDP staff. It is also a tool for sharing experiences and good practices and for discussing issues related to democratic governance. DGPNet has 1,500 members representing all of UNDP’s thematic groups and more than 100 country offices. Author(s): UNDP Source(s): , Published: 2011 United nations…

PG exchange

Abstract: This is a global online platform for knowledge development, sharing and learning on participatory governance (PG). Participatory governance is about empowering citizens to participate in processes of public decision-making that affect their lives. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2010 World alliance for citizen participation (CIVICUS), Johannesburg [etc.] (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link:

Kerala people’s campaign for decentralized planning

Abstract: Kerala’s People’s Participation aims to enhance civil participation in planning and budgeting. All 1214 local governments in Kerala were given powers of decision making, and were granted discretionary budgeting authority over 35–40% of the state’s developmental expenditures. Author(s): Bandyopadhyay, David Source(s): , 1 file Published: 2010 Participedia, [S.l.] (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link:

LGI professional and social network

Abstract: The Local Government and Public Service Reform Initiative (LGI) created this professional and social network to enable local government professionals to get in touch with each other, keep contacts, share ideas or form groups for discussion. Author(s): Hungary Source(s): , Published: 2009 Local government and public service reform initiative (LGI), Budapest (English ISBN/ISSN: /…

Pelican initiative : platform for evidence-based learning & communications for social change

Abstract: A Dgroup that brings together development practitioners from different disciplines to enhance practical understanding of joint learning processes in development and to identify strategies to strengthen them. Author(s): Dgroups Partnership Source(s): , Published: 2007 Bellanet : with UNAIDS etc.], [Ottawa etc. (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: