Democratic Governance

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Legal Empowerment Strategies at Work

This report examines ten case studies of how development interventions can support access to land rights for marginalized groups, particularly women, and enable poor informal sector workers to better access legal protection and economic empowerment. Drawing on the experiences of poor andmore

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Engendering Access to Justice - Grassroots Women’s Approaches to Securing Land rights

This report presents grassroots women’s approaches to access justice with focus on land and property rights in Africa. This community empowerment-based research undertaken by the Huairou Commission and its partner groups across seven African countries – Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda,more

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Media and Elections: A Guide for Electoral Practitioners

This Guide is designed to be a key reference tool for electoral practitioners including electoral management bodies, independent broadcasting authorities and international assistance providers. It aims at improving an understanding of some of the key issues related to media andmore

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A Snapshot of Illicit Financial Flows from Eight Developing Countries: Results and Issues for Investigation

  Illicit financial flows drain scarce resources and undermine efforts to achieve sustainable development in the poorest countries. However, until recently, little attention has been paid to this phenomenon. This Issue Brief provides a snapshot of the magnitude and main drivers behind illicitmore

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Sharing the Value of Democratic Governance: Documenting the Inspirational Experiences of the 2013 Business for Peace Honourees

This report, jointly produced by UNDP and the Business for Peace Foundation, provides an in-depth analysis of the leadership qualities of Business for Peace Honourees and the various business models they have exercised in redefining their relationship with society. The report stimulates newmore

UNDP Global Programme
2014 to 2017

The Global Programme is the architecture that allows UNDP to provide coherent global policy advice and programme support services, based on country and regional programme experiences and drawing on the pool of evidence, knowledge and expertise gained by UNDP across all development settings.

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Fast Facts
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.

 

Our work : Democratic Governance
UNDP's Annual Report
New Partnerships for Development

Our 2013-2014 Annual Report spotlights results from actions across core dimensions of development, from jobs and food security, to well-run elections, to crisis recovery, to the management of finite natural resources.

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Teamworks is UNDP's knowledge sharing exchange that allows development professionals to gain and share knowledge