The SPUP World Bank Knowledge for Development Center (WB-KDC) is a proactive and dynamic resource center committed to creating, sharing, and applying knowledge for development. The KDC is an easily accessible and dedicated area for the exclusive display of WB publications, reports, documents and other materials in both print and electronic format. SPUP-KDC promotes good governance, economic development and environmental sustainability.
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
Decentralization and Local Democracy in the World 2008
Decentralization and Local Democracy in the World 2008 constitutes a global reference on decentralization by presenting the contemporary situation of local governments in all regions of the world. It analyzes local authorities in each continent under three main themes: the evolution of territorial structures; responsibilities and power, management and finances; and local democracy. · United Cities and Local Governments, The World Bank, 2008 · 345 p.: ill. ; 31 cm.