Capacity4dev caught up with Elodie Valette, Geographer at the French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD), to talk about how the work they do applies geographic principles to localised development projects.
Please find enclosed the concept and contribution paper about our conference "Aid effectiveness, multilevel governance and decentralised cooperation" (13 december 2011, Basque Government Delegation in Brussels).
Over the last two decades a shift in the understanding of decentralization has occurred, opening the way to a greater, more proactive, developmental role for Local Authorities. This has opened the way to a new understanding of Local Authorities as political actors (i.e.
The Inception Seminar on “Management of the Project Cycle and Monitoring of Project Implementation”, in the framework of the NSA-LA Thematic Programme, was held on November 7th and 8th, at the beautiful venue of the Management European Centre, in Brussels.