This presentation covers the rationale and history of decentralisation, basic concepts, introduces the open system of interacting elements in relation to decentralisationand warns of applying blueprints.
This presentation sums up the key messages of the seminar's first day. Participants raised several "existential questions": Why should donors care about decentralisation and local governance? Do we properly understand the politics and dynamics of decentralisation processes?
This participants’ kit aims to provide a common understanding of the basic concepts of decentralisation, their history and rationale.It also explores the coherence and complementarities between the different elements of fiscal, administrative and