Democratic Governance

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Governance Assessments and the Paris Declaration

 Governance Assessments and the Paris Declaration: Opportunities for Inclusive Participation and National Ownership This report from the 2007 UNDP/CMI Bergen Seminar discusses the prinicples of national ownership, national capacity development,alignment and harmonization. more

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Electoral Financing to Advance Women's Political Participation

This primer offers an introduction to the intersection of gender and electoral financing. Money is a prerequisite for competing in most political systems today, but patterns of gender discrimination force women candidates to make do with more limited resources than men. more

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Governance Indicators: A Users' Guide (2nd Edition)

The second edition of this publication is a source guide, which takes the reader through some specifics about data sources, including a snapshot of their methodology, some example data, their contact information and the important assumptions underlying the particular source. This guide takes the more

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Governance Indicators Sources and Use in the Philippines

 Rapid Assessment Report on Governance Indicators Sources and Use in the PhilippinesThe report identifies and maps exisitng governance indicators sources in the country, and assesses the extent to which policy makers make use them. more

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Quick Entry Points to Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality in Democratic Governance Clusters

This paper explores some of the most common questions on gender, recalls basic obligations for UNDP staff, and develops a human rights-based approach to practical tools for democratic governance practitioners in terms of gender programming.   more

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2014 to 2017

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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
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Our report showcases how we deliver results through programmes on poverty reduction and the Millennium Development Goals, democratic governance, crisis prevention and recovery, and the environment and sustainable development. It highlights the reach of our diverse partnerships.

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