Democratic Governance

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Mobile Technologies and Empowerment: Enhancing human development through participation and innovation

Recent estimates indicate that information and communications technologies (ICTs) could be accessible to everyone by 2015. We are witnessing a new wave of democratization of access to innovative ICT channels, propelled by state-of-the-art technologies and diminishing barriers to entry. The primermore

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e-Governance and Citizen Paticipation in West Africa

This UNDP / IPAO study aims to provide a better understanding of e-governance practices in West Africa, focusing in particular on citizen participation. It includes an introduction to e-participation challenges in West Africa, case studies of initiatives in this area, and guidelines andmore

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UNDP and Access to Information

This "fast facts" brochure outlines the key points of UNDP's access to information activities - addressing both regional and thematic efforts. Also provided are references, documentation and additional information on the subjects addressed. Links to other useful websites are alsomore

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Supporting Public Service Broadcasting

Informed by a case study on broadcasting restructuring in Bosnia and Herzegovina, this paper highlights some of the key challenges in broadcasting restructuring when trying to meet broader democratic governance and poverty reduction objectives. more

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Access to Information Practice Note

Based on UNDP’s experience and consultations, the practice note introduces a conceptual model for access to information. It focuses on: Freedom and pluralism in information; Capacity strengthening, networking, and elevation of standards of media at national and local levels; Raising awareness onmore

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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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