Democratic Governance

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Illicit Financial Flows from the Least Developed Countries 1990-2008

This paper explores the scale and composition of illicit financial flows from the 48 LDCs. This issue has been recognised by the UN as important for development and the MDGs. Illicit capital flight is a major hindrance to the mobilisation of domestic resources for development. Through the UN, themore


Montenegro: Governance Assessments - Project Assessment

This report’s findings are the result of an assessment of a DGTTF-funded project, Assessing and Monitoring the State of Governance in the Context of European Integration in Montenegro. more


China: Governance Assessments - Project Assessment

The project Support for the Development of a Governance Assessment Framework in China (2008) aimed to build a broad consensus on governance assessment, and establish a governance assessment framework in accordance with the realities of political development in China and based on the latestmore


FYR Macedonia: Local Governance and Decentralisation

The findings presented in this report are the result of an assessment on two DGTTF funded projects in FYR of Macedonia in 2005 and 2007. The projects were part of UNDP’s broader efforts to support decentralized governance through assistance to inter-municipal cooperation and to regionalmore


Cape Verde: e-Governance and Public Administration Reform

This publication presents the findings of the assessment of the project "Strengthening electronic governance for public administration reform", implemented between 2008 and 2010 with funding from the DGTTF. The project has supported the Government's programme on public administrationmore

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Democratic Governance

The response to the recent global economic crisis by many countries around the world, particularly developed nations, has demonstrated that the State has an important role to play in addressing critical challenges.  This is also an important lesson for developing countries as public institutions must have the capacity to address these difficulties while at the same time delivering the benefits of human development.


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