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Innovations for Urban Sanitation: Adapting Community-led Approaches

Jamie Myers, Sue Cavill, Samuel Musyoki, Katherine Pasteur and Lucy Stevens, Practical Action Publication : 2018

This book has been developed in response to calls from practitioners for practical guidance on how to mobilize communities and improve different parts of the sanitation chain in urban areas. Urban Community-Led Total Sanitation is potentially an important piece of a bigger puzzle. It offers a set of approaches, tools and tactics for practitioners to move towards safely managed sanitation...

Source: Practical Action Publication

Link: https://www.developmentbookshelf.com/doi/pdf/10.3362/9781780447360

Tags: Community Mobilisation

The Promotion of Decentralisation and Local Governance in Fragile Contexts

Jörn Grävingholt and Christian von Haldenwang : 2016

This paper provides an overview of the challenges regarding support to decentralisation and local governance in fragile contexts. It discusses risks and opportunities, and develops suggestions on how development cooperation can better rise to the challenges surrounding the promotion of decentralisation in fragile states. Against this background, the authors advocate an ambitious approach which...

Source: German Development Institute

Link: https://www.die-gdi.de/uploads/media/DP__20.2016.pdf

Tags: Decentralization

Alternative Paths to Public Financial Management and Public Sector Reform: Experiences from East Asia

So, Sokbunthoeun; Woolcock, Michael; April, Leah; Hughes, Caroline; Smithers, Nicola : 2018

Whether a country is rich or poor, the choice is not whether, but how, to reform the public sector--how optimal design characteristics, robust political support, and enhanced organizational capability to implement and adapt will be forged over time. This edited volume helps address the “how” question. It brings together reform experiences in public financial management and the public sector...

Source: World Bank

Link: https://openknowledge.worldbank.org/bitstream/handle/10986/29924/9781464813160.pdf?sequence=2&isAllowed=y

Tags: Public Finance

The Drinking Water and Sanitation Programme of Nepal’s Local Governance and Community Development Programme

Gopikesh Acharya, Bishnu Raj Upreti, Suman Babu Paudel, Annal Tandukar and Daniel Harris : 2016

This paper examines the impact of the Local Governance and Community Development Programme (LGCDP) interventions in Ilam on basic drinking water and sanitation service delivery and local governance and state-society relations in the post-conflict period. It argues that though state capacity to deliver services and the capacity of Drinking Water Management Committee (DWMC) members to...

Source: Secure Livelihoods Research Consortium

Link: https://securelivelihoods.org/wp-content/uploads/WP45-The-Drinking-Water-and-Sanitation-Programme-of-Nepals-Local-Governance-and-Community-Development-Programme-2.pdf

Tags: Public Service Delivery

Closing a Gap in Conflict Transformation: Understanding Collective and Transgenerational Trauma

Ursula König and Cordula Reimann : 2018

This paper explains how the lens of collective trauma broadens our understanding and analysis of protracted and intractable violent conflicts, fragile contexts and vulnerable societies and enriches strategies for conflict transformation, migration work and development: All strategies applied by international organizations in these three fields benefit from becoming (more) responsive to...

Source: corechange and Ximpulse

Link: http://www.loginasia.org/media-uploads/media/uploads/PDFs/Collective%20Trauma.pdf

Tags: Conflict management

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