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A User’s Guide to Measuring Gender-Sensitive Basic Service Delivery

The Guide is produced as part of a UNIFEM, UNDP, and Gender at Work initiative called Gender and Democratic Governance in Development, which aims to improve the governance of basic services provision to women. more

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A Users's Guide to Measuring Public Administration Performance

This Guide responds to a growing demand for more operational and nationally-owned measurement tools for public administration. It critically reviews the existing assessment tools and information sources which are readily accessible online. It provides practical guidance drawing on scenarios, and more

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Governance for Peace: Securing the Social Contract

Based upon an extensive stocktaking of UNDP’s experience in crisis affected contexts, Governance for Peace: Securing the Social Contract provides insights on new approaches to governance promotion, analysis and programming adapted to the 21st century challenges of fragility. Relying on interviews more

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Governance in Conflict Prevention and Recovery: A Guidance Note

This UNDP Guidance Note is intended to support Country Office efforts to engage in programming in conflict contexts. Informed by theory and practice, it introduces the main challenges and opportunities; provides numerous country and programming examples; as well as practical tools and resources more

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Overview of Trends and Developments in Public Administration & Local Governance

This publication provides an analytical overview of trends in public administration (PA) and civil service reform, decentralization and local governance (LG) at country, regional and global levels. It looks at PA&LG interventions in post-conflict contexts and addresses emerging issues and more

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Overview of Trends and Developments in Public Administration & Local Governance

This publication provides an analytical overview of trends in public administration and civil service reform, decentralization and local governance at country, regional and global levels. It looks at PA&LG interventions in post-conflict contexts and addresses emerging issues and challenges. more

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Public Administration Reform Practice Note

In the area of Public Administration Reform, UNDP's mandate to reduce poverty and foster respect for human rights implies programmes that will have the long-term impact on the disadvantaged. This note identifies open government and decentralization as the twin pillars of UNDP's pro-poor and human more

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Recent and Current Interventions in PA & LG in Africa

This is one of five regional stock-taking papers capturing the volume and nature of UNDP’s recent and current work in public administration, civil service reform, decentralization and local government. It also acaptures initiatives that touch directly on public administration at national and more

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Recent and Current Interventions in PA & LG in Africa

This is one of five regional stock-taking papers capturing the volume and nature of UNDP’s recent and current work in public administration, civil service reform, decentralization and local government, as well as initiatives that touch directly on the public administration at the national and more

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Recent and Current Interventions in PA & LG in Europe & the CIS

This is one of five regional stock-taking papers capturing the volume and nature of UNDP’s recent and current work in public administration, civil service reform, decentralization and local government. It also acaptures initiatives that touch directly on public administration at national and more