Strategic Priorities and Operational Challenges for European Support for Democratic Decentralisation in the Context of the New ACP-EU Partnership Agreement

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Loquai, Christiane Publisher: European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM), Maastricht (English) Description: European donors will remain important supporters for democratic decentralization and municipal development in Africa, but many strategic and operational challenges exist on both sides. The paper outlines ways to address those, and to anchor poverty and local development… Read More

Promoting the Participation of Women in Local Governance and Development : The Case of Ghana

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Ofei-Aboagye, Esther Publisher: European Centre for Development Policy Management (ECDPM), Maastricht (English) Description: This paper describes initiatives in Ghana to promote the participation of women in local governance and the role of European support. Link: http://www.ecdpm.org/Web_ECDPM/Web/Content/Content.nsf/80ba021853007405c1256c790053145c/37934f6bc08133b8c1256c6f006053b9?OpenDocument Imported from id 244177 Rec 34 Lines 703.

Development Opportunities

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Publisher: European Commission (EU). ARIAL Programme, Brussels (English) Description: 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. Link: http://www.arial-programme.eu/en/development-policies.html Imported from… Read More