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Oslo Governance Center: 2009 Annual Report

This report presents an overview of major activities and achievements for OGC in 2009. It includes key activities, some "stories making a difference," and a listing of all OGC publications produced in 2009. more


Oslo Governance Centre 2012 - A Year in Review

This document looks back at 2012 and highlights the work of UNDP's Oslo Governance Centre, including in new areas of work in support of UNDP’s results in Democratic Governance at the country, regional and global levels. Download the PDF-file in the right margin to read more more


Oslo Governance Centre 2013: A Year in Review

2013 was a year of change at UNDP.  We developed the new strategic plan “Changing with the World” and prepared to re-realign our organizational structure to deliver on the new vision. Oslo Governance Centre (OGC) adapted to these changes, by building on its strength as a global knowledge hub,more


Oslo Governance Centre brochure

UNDP provides policy and technical support to deepen democracy, working at the request of developing countries. UNDP focuses on three areas of democratic governance: 1.) Fostering inclusive participation 2.) Strengthening responsive institutions 3.) Basing democratic governance on internationalmore

Communication For Development: Strengthening the effectiveness of the UN

This is the first UN Inter-agency publication on Communication for Development (C4D)that illustrates the diverse C4D approaches adopted by UN agencies. C4D approaches are shown to be useful in everything from promoting media pluralism to improving the participation of marginalized people in decision-making. The publication is jointly produced by FAO, UNDP, UNESCO, UNICEF, UNAIDS, ILO and WHO. It is available in English and French.

2010 Oslo Governance Centre (OGC) Annual Report

Following our 2008 forward looking assessment and, the 2009 transition to a new OGC mandate, 2010 has been a year of consolidation and innovation in the Oslo Governance Center. From our work in Governance Assessments, to our new series on lessons learned from the Democratic Governance Trust Fund programmes and projects, the OGC has fully delivered on its four mandated areas of work.

Nicaragua: Citizen Security - A project Assessment

This report presents the findings of the assessment of five citizen security projects, funded by the Democratic Governance Thematic Trust Fund (DGTTF), in Nicaragua between 2002 and 2007. The report is also available in Spanish.