UCLG peace prize : creating peace from the local level : proposal of the UCLG Committee on development cooperation and city diplomacy

Abstract: Local governments have an important role to play in situations of conflict. This Prize aims at creating a momentum for local governments that implement strategies for peace-building. It celebrates the excellent work done and contributes to a global statement and local peace building agenda. Author(s): UCLG Source(s): , [2] p. Published: 2012 United cities…

Decentralization and conflicts : a guideline

Abstract: This guideline examines the most important connections between decentralization and violent conflicts and discusses the implications for development cooperation. Author(s): Schrottshammer, Eva; Kievelitz, Uwe; Bleis, Christoph Source(s): , 12 p., ill., graphs, tabs Published: 2006 Deutsche Gesellschaft für technische Zusammenarbeit (GTZ), Eschborn (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://www2.gtz.de/dokumente/bib/07-0148.pdf