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Capacity Development Strategies to Support Decentralization in Asia

Published on 24 Sep 2010

Document Summary

This paper discusses different institutional arrangements that build capacity for decentralized and participative governance at the sub-national level. These include enhancing the capacity of local units to plan, finance, and manage the delivery of services to their constituents by improving autonomy, accountability, transparency, and responsibility at all sub-national levels.