ALDA publishes book on citizens’ participation at the local level in Europe and neighbouring countries

Re-posted from www.alda-europe.eu ALDA – The European Association for Local Democracy – is an organisation dedicated to the promotion of good governance and citizen participation at the local level. It is made up of over 160 members comprising local authorities and civil society organisations in the enlarged Europe. Recently, new forms of interaction between citizens and…

CCRE/CEMR : Council of European municipalities and regions = Conseil des communes et régions d’Europe

Abstract: The Council of European Municipalities represents 150,000 local governments in Europe. It has an active network for North/South local government cooperation that seeks to promote the exchange of experience and of best practice between the relevant parties. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2013 Council of European municipalities and regions (CEMR) = Conseil des communes et…

Platforma : the European voice of local and regional authorities for development = la voix européenne des autorités locales et régionales pour le développement

Abstract: The European Platform of Local and Regional Authorities for Development is the voice of local and regional authorities and of their organizations to the European institutions. It supports the dialogue between European local authorities and EU institutions in charge of Development policy. Author(s): Source(s): , Published: 2012 Platforma, Paris [etc.] (English; French ISBN/ISSN: /…

Euro-African partnership for decentralised governance

Abstract: The Euro African Partnership for Decentralized Governance aims to contribute to the strengthening of local governance in Africa by promoting the establishment of relationships between African and European local institutions. Author(s): Italy; UN Source(s): , Published: 2009 Euro-African partnership for decentralised governance, [Firenze] (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://www.euroafricanpartnership.org/

ECDPM : European centre for development policy management

Abstract: ECDPM contributes to the search for home-grown governance strategies at local, national, regional and continental levels in Africa and strengthens the EU capacity to programme, implement, monitor and evaluate governance support. Author(s): ECDPM Source(s): , Published: 2008 European centre for development policy management (ECDPM), [Maastricht etc.] (English; French ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://www.ecdpm.org/Web_ECDPM/Web/Content/Navigation.nsf/Index2?ReadForm

Decentralization in health care

Abstract: A comprehensive view of the complexities of decentralization in the European health sector is presented and the impact on a number of important health policy issues is examined. No doubt, one major reason for the concept’s attractiveness to so many different decision-makers is its malleability. Author(s): Saltman, Richard B.; Bankauskaite, Vaida; Vrangbæk, Karsten Source(s):…

Weekly compass / European centre for development policy management (ECDPM)

Abstract: This newsletter of the European Centre for Development Policy Management presents key developments in EU-ACP relations, the latest news and publications. ECDPM helps countries in EU and ACP build effective partnerships and reduce ‘asymmetries’ in policy making between the EU and ACP countries. Author(s): ECDPM Source(s): , Extended version Published: 2007 ECDPM, Maastricht (English…