R4D : research for development

Abstract: R4D is a free access on-line portal containing the latest information about research funded by DFID, including details of current and past research in over 30,000 project and document records. Themes include agriculture, education, health, governance and conflict, food security, and social change. Author(s): DFID Source(s): , Published: 2012 Department for international development (DFID),…

Development opportunities

Abstract: A database with information on the local government situation, government policy, and donor policies in each ACP country. It also provides links to local government associations in the country, national local government partners, and regional local government representation. Author(s): EU Source(s): , Published: 2011 European commission (EU). ARIAL programme, Brussels (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link:…

Gateway : corruption assessment toolbox

Abstract: This portal allows users access to a searchable database of corruption assessment tools and a set of user guides on how best to select and use them. It contains a database of around 300 corruption assessment tools and a set of guides. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2011 Transparency international, Berlin (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link:…

Governance & anti-corruption

Abstract: Combining participatory action-oriented learning, capacity-building tools, the World Bank Institute (WBI) supports countries in improving governance and controlling corruption. This integrated approach is supported by operational research and a comprehensive governance databank. Author(s): WBI [World Bank Institute] Source(s): , Published: 2010 World bank institute (WBI), [Washington, DC] (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://go.worldbank.org/KUDGZ5E6P0

Local government database

Abstract: The database is a collection of the major legislation and policies dealing with local government in Africa. The legal instruments are classified according to nine standard headings. Currently the database contains information on Sudan, Kenya, Ethiopia and Uganda. Author(s): University Of The Western Cape Source(s): , Published: 2010 University of the Western Cape. Community…

Application and validation the land administration domain model in a real life situation : (a case study in Indonesia)

Abstract: A prototype was built to validate the Land Administration Domain Model (LADM) as the national standard model for Indonesia. Validity was demonstrated, although some questions remain: several LADM concepts are not yet used, while others cannot be adopted. Author(s): Sucaya, I Ketut Gede Ary Source(s): , ix, 92 p., ill., maps, tabs Published: 2009…

Projects

Abstract: In this project database one can find all project activities of the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) including projects on governance, decentralization, local government, institution and capacity building. One can search on keywords, year and project status. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2001 Royal tropical institute (KIT), Amsterdam (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://search.kit.nl/vivisimo/cgi-bin/query-meta.exe?&v:project=kit-website-en&query=keyword%3Adecentralization%20OR%20keyword%3Agovernance%20OR%20keyword%3Apartication&binning-state=8%3d%3dProjects&