Democratic Governance


ASGP Third Quarter Progress Report 2013

ASGP Third Quarter Progress Report 2013, Afghanistan’s only comprehensive subnational governance programme, operating in all 34 provinces and supporting key provincial, district and municipal bodies, as well as the Government’s Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG). more


ELECT II Annual Progress Report 2013

Throughout 2013, the UNDP project ‘Enhancing Legal and Electoral Capacity for Tomorrow, Phase II’ (ELECT II) has targeted its support to the electoral process in Afghanistan with a clear focus on the 2014 horizon, a crucial year in terms of both political and security transition. As a result, 2013more


ELECT II First Quarter Progress Report 2012

Enhancing Legal And Electoral Capacity For Tomorrow – Phase II First Quarter Progress Report 2012, a two-pronged support to the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of Afghanistan: long-term assistance focusing on institutional strengthening and supporting the IEC to conduct the Presidential andmore

Our Work - Democratic Governance


Most Afghans live in rural areas with limited opportunities to take part in any decisions linked to the development of their community and with no ability to elect their representatives. With UNDP support, the country is gradually moving towards a merit-based system of high-level appointments at the district, municipal and provincial levels. UNDP is leading with its multi-donor program, the Afghanistan Sub-National Governance Programme (ASGP) and supporting the government to strengthen sub-national governance structures.