The Hague academy for local governance : training programme 2013

Abstract: The Hague Academy for Local Governance offers open enrolment courses, tailor-made training programmes, study visits and masterclasses on participation, accountability, fiscal issues, local economic development, peacebuilding, (female) leadership, climate change, and water governance. Author(s): Klokke, Rebke; Hague Academy For Local Governance Source(s): , 32 p., ill. Published: 2013 The Hague academy for local governance,…

Climate change as a wicked problem : an evaluation of the institutional context for rural water management in Ghana

Abstract: A typical Adaptive Co-Management (ACM) for the wicked problem of climate change confronting water management in Ghana must specifically emphasize continuous learning in an iterative manner within networks as its overriding objective for local management institutions. Author(s): FitzGibbon, John; Mensah, Kenneth O. Source(s): , SAGE open; 2 14 p., ill., graph, tabs SAGE open…

Natural resources and environment = Ressources naturelles et environnement = Recursos naturales y medio ambiente

Abstract: These web pages provide key information related to land, water and genetic resources, and the access to and tenure of these resources. They also address the challenges and opportunities of bioenergy, agriculture, fisheries, and forestry in the light of climate change. Author(s): FAO Source(s): , Published: 2011 Food and agriculture organization of the United…

Managing water locally : an essential dimension of community water development

Abstract: This report argues that the potential of community-based water resource management has been undervalued. Effective CBWRM requires the integration of all institutions, from central government to community level, combining both technical expertise and local knowledge. Author(s): Bunclark, Lisa Source(s): , 95 p., ill., graphs, maps, tabs Published: 2011 Institution of civil engineers [etc.], London…

The Hague academy for local governance : programme 2012

Abstract: The Hague Academy for Local Governance offers open enrolment courses, tailor-made training programmes, study visits and masterclasses on participation, accountability, fiscal issues, local economic development, peacebuilding, (female) leadership, climate change, and water management. Author(s): Klokke, Rebke Source(s): , 35 p., ill. Published: 2011 Hague academy for local governance, The Hague (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link:…

VNG international’s Local government capacity programme

Abstract: The 2012-2016 plan for the Local Government Capacity Programme (LGCP) Programme of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities (VNG) is outlined. The consequences of the new priorities of Dutch international development policy (water, agriculture, security, reproductive health) are highlighted. Author(s): VNG Source(s): , 10 p., ill., tabs Published: 2011 VNG international, The Hague (English ISBN/ISSN:…

Conflict and cooperation in local water governance : inventory of local water-related events in Namwala District, Zambia

Abstract: The Competing for Water Research programme developed a conceptual and methodological framework for developing comprehensive inventories of local water related conflict and cooperation. This report documents results of application of it in Namwala District, Southern Province in Zambia. Author(s): Mweemba, Carol Emma Source(s): , DIIS working paper; 2010/15 64 p., ill., graphs, maps, tabs…

Strengthening the capacities of local organisations and people : session 6.1.3 : case studies and supporting documents

Abstract: Development organizations from Ghana, Uganda, Nepal, and Honduras shared experiences capacity building for local stakeholders in various water management issues. Author(s): Blokland, Maarten Source(s): , iv, 171 p., ill., graphs, maps, tabs Published: 2009 UNESCO-IHE Institute for water education [etc.], Delft [etc.] (English ISBN/ISSN: / Link: http://www.irc.nl/redir/content/download/141804/445054/file/session_6_3_1_WWF.pdf