Accountable Governance

Growing Democracy in Africa : Elections, Accountable Governance, and Political Economy

Growing Democracy in Africa :
Elections, Accountable Governance, and Political Economy

by Muna Ndulo and Mamoudou Gazibo
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1443885479 | 379 Pages | PDF | 1.61 MB

This book critically examines the record on democratization in Africa thus far, and seeks a new, integrated, focused approach to the study of governance.

Oecd Public Governance Reviews Mexico's National Auditing System  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Nov. 1, 2017
Oecd Public Governance Reviews Mexico's National Auditing System

Oecd Public Governance Reviews Mexico's National Auditing System: Strengthening Accountable Governance
English | 2017 | ISBN: 9264264736 | 128 Pages | PDF | 5.4 MB

This report presents the findings and recommendations of the Oecd review of Mexico's national auditing system, with a focus on the Auditoria Superior de la Federación (Asf), the supreme audit institution.
Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers: Principles and Practice (Public Sector Governance and Accountability)

Intergovernmental Fiscal Transfers: Principles and Practice (Public Sector Governance and Accountability) by Anwar Shah
English | Aug. 28, 2006 | ISBN: 0821364928 | 624 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The design of intergovernmental fiscal transfers has a strong bearing on efficiency and equity of public service provision and accountable local governance. This book provides a comprehensive one-stop window/source of materials to guide practitioners and scholars on design and worldwide practices in intergovernmental fiscal transfers and their implications for efficiency, and equity in public services provision as well as accountable governance.
Managing Cultural Heritage: Ecomuseums, Community Governance, Social Accountability

M. Magliacani, "Managing Cultural Heritage: Ecomuseums, Community Governance, Social Accountability"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1349502901, 1137481536 | PDF | pages: 149 | 1.1 mb

Building Global Democracy?: Civil Society and Accountable Global Governance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at April 16, 2013
Building Global Democracy?: Civil Society and Accountable Global Governance

Building Global Democracy?: Civil Society and Accountable Global Governance By Jan Aart Scholte
2011 | 424 Pages | ISBN: 0521140552 , 0521192196 | PDF | 4 MB
Health and Nutrition in Urban Bangladesh: Social Determinants and Health Sector Governance (Directions in Development)

Health and Nutrition in Urban Bangladesh: Social Determinants and Health Sector Governance (Directions in Development) by The World Bank
English | Feb. 21, 2018 | ISBN: 1464811997 | 131 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

Urbanization is occurring at a rapid pace in Bangladesh, accompanied by the proliferation of slum settlements, whose residents have special health needs given the adverse social, economic, and public environmental conditions they face. Over the past 45 years, the country s health and nutrition policies and programs have focused largely on rural health services. Consequently, equitable access of urban populations particularly the urban poor to quality health and nutrition services has emerged as a major development issue. However, the knowledge base on urban health and nutrition in Bangladesh remains weak.

Strengthening Local Governance in Bangladesh: Reforms, Participation and Accountability  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Feb. 24, 2018
Strengthening Local Governance in Bangladesh: Reforms, Participation and Accountability

Strengthening Local Governance in Bangladesh: Reforms, Participation and Accountability By Shuvra Chowdhury
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 222 Pages | ISBN : 3319732838 | 3.7 MB

This book explores the impact of Bangladesh's Local Government Act of 2009 on the functioning of the local governments or Union Parishads (UP), with a particular emphasis on people’s participation and accountability. Throughout the chapters, the authors review the existing legal framework of UP and its relation to social accountability, examine how much of the social participation is spontaneous and how much is politically induced, question the success of the Citizen's Charter and Right to Information acts as mechanisms for social accountability, and present suggestions to remedy some of the problems facing people's participation and accountability in the UP.

Governance for Development in Africa: Solving Collective Action Problems  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Feb. 23, 2018
Governance for Development in Africa: Solving Collective Action Problems

David Booth, Diana Cammack, "Governance for Development in Africa: Solving Collective Action Problems"
ISBN: 1780325959, 1780325940 | 2013 | EPUB | 176 pages | 450 KB

Media Governance in Europa: Regulierung - Partizipation - Mitbestimmung  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Feb. 23, 2018
Media Governance in Europa: Regulierung - Partizipation - Mitbestimmung

Hans J. Kleinsteuber, Sabine Nehls, "Media Governance in Europa: Regulierung - Partizipation - Mitbestimmung"
German | 2011 | ISBN: 3531175580 | PDF | pages: 288 | 2.3 mb
Governance Reforms in European University Systems: The Case of Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, the Netherlands and Portugal

Governance Reforms in European University Systems: The Case of Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, the Netherlands and Portugal By Karsten Krüger
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 234 Pages | ISBN : 3319722115 | 3.02 MB

This book examines governance reforms in higher education in six European countries: Austria, Denmark, Finland, France, the Netherlands, and Portugal. It focuses in particular on the governance of the systems and institutions in these countries.