Implementing Decentralisation in Mali : The Experiences of Two Rural Municipalities in Southern Mali

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Coulibaly, Amadi; Hilhorst, Dorothea H.M. Publisher: International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED). Drylands Programme, London (English) Description: This study documents and analyses the evolution of rural decentralization in Mali since 1999. It assesses how the municipalities

Rivalry or Synergy? : Formal and Informal Local Governance in Rural India

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): AnanthPur, Kripa Publisher: University of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies (IDS), Brighton (English) Description: This paper discusses the role of informal local governance institutions in village governance and service delivery in India. It assesses the ways in which they interact with Grama Panchayats, and examines the implications of their existence and […]