The Politics of Decentralization : Forests, People and Power

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Colfer, Carol J. Pierce; Capistrano, Doris Publisher: Earthscan, London Etc. (English) Description: EDOC is Partial preview A workshop on decentralization, federal systems of forestry, and national forest programmes was held in Interlaken, Switzerland, in April 2004, bringing together more than 160 participants from 51 countries, representing over 70% of the global […]

Technical Assistance (Financed by the Poverty Reduction Cooperation Fund) for Pilot Project on Institutionalizing Civil-Society Participation to Create Local Pro-Poor Budgets

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Brommelhorster, J. Publisher: Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila (English) Description: The regional technical assistance is designed to create the enabling environment for participatory budgeting in local government by building on global best practices of civil society work. Link: http://www.adb.org/Documents/TARs/REG/tar_oth_372961.pdf Imported from id 532050 Rec 74 Lines 1687.

Decentralization Without Accountability : Power and Authority over Local Forest Governance in Indonesia

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Djogo, Tony; Syaf, Rudi Publisher: Indiana University. Digital Library of the Commons (DLC), Bloomington, IN (English) Description: The decentralization of forest resource management authority to local governments in Indonesia has resulted in a situation in which district governments are neither accountable upward to the central government nor downward to the local […]

Paths and Pitfalls of Decentralisation for Sustainable Forest Management : Experiences of the Asia-Pacific Region

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Ferguson, Ian; Chandrasekharan, Cherukat Publisher: Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR), Bogor (English) Description: Selected case studies of experiences with decentralization in the Asia-Pacific Region have been reviewed for their positive and negative aspects. The impacts on forest management and overall sustainability are noted. Link: http://www.cifor.cgiar.org/publications/pdf_files/events/documentations/interlaken/papers/Ferguson_Chandrasekharan.pdf Imported from id 680282 Rec […]

Building and Reinventing Decentralised Governance (BRiDGE) : Project Document

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Publisher: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Etc., New York, NY Etc. (English) Description: The UNDP-sponsored BRiDGE initiative in Indonesia aims to improve public service through more interactive governance and to strengthen public monitoring of government through better access to information. Its actions have focused on schools and community health centers. Link: […]

Voice Lessons : Local Government Organizations, Social Organizations, and the Quality of Local Governance

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Alatas, Vivi; Pritchett, Lant; Wetterberg, Anna Publisher: World Bank, Washington, DC (English) Description: The link between households

Enhancing Women’s Participation : Learning from Field Experience

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Guggenheim, Scott E.; Diprose, Rachael; Stokes, Kristen Publisher: World Bank Office Jakarta, Jakarta (English) Description: This book is intended to help enhance the participation of women in Kecamatan Development Program (KDP) and other community driven development programs, using village and kecamatan facilitators KDP is a Government of Indonesia program aimed at […]