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PEFA, Public Financial Management, and Good Governance

PEFA and World Bank Group : 2019

This book examines the interplay between public financial management (PFM) and other key aspects of governance in low- and middle-income countries, using the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) framework and related data sets to measure the quality of PFM systems. The PEFA framework was developed on the premise that effective PFM institutions and systems play a crucial role...

Source: PEFA and World Bank Group

Link: https://pefa.org/sites/default/files/asset/study_document/9992_PEFA%20and%20Governance_Web%20Jan%2022.pdf

Tags: Public Finance

The Sustainable Development Goals and the Global State of Democracy Indices

IDEA International : 2019

This publication explores the contribution that the Global State of Democracy (GSoD) Indices can make to the review of progress on the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). It details how GSoD Indices can be used to provide data on the SDGs for poverty (SDG 1), hunger (2), health and wellbeing (3), education (4), gender equality...

Source: IDEA International

Link: https://www.idea.int/sites/default/files/publications/sustainable-development-goals-and-gsod-indices.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

The Implications of Closing Civic Space for Sustainable Development in Pakistan

Shandana Khan Mohmand : 2019

This working paper presents findings from a case study exploring the prospects for measuring the impacts of restricted civic space on development in Pakistan. It is part of a larger inquiry into the phenomenon of restrictions on civil society activity around the world, including in, but not restricted to, developing countries, most notably in the past decade.

Source: IDS Brighton

Link: https://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/bitstream/handle/123456789/14315/Wp521_OnlineR.pdf?sequence=1&isAllowed=y

Tags: Human Rights

Compendium of National Institutional Arrangements for implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

UN Department for Economic and Social Affairs : 2017

This compendium of national institutional arrangements for implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development aims to capture the gist of those actions in the institutional dimension in a simple common framework for 64 countries which presented their Voluntary National Reports (VNRs) in 2016 and 2017 including Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Philippines. By reflecting the...

Source: United Nations

Link: http://workspace.unpan.org/sites/Internet/Documents/UNPAN97468.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Local Governance and Access to Urban Services in Asia

Shabbir Cheema : 2018

This policy brief explores how democratic processes in local governance affect access to urban services in Asian cities, especially for marginalized groups. It outlines research findings that are applicable across countries at the city level including increasing the role and capacity of local governments, transparency and accountability to promote access to services, active participation of...

Source: Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation, Harvard Kennedy School

Link: https://ash.harvard.edu/files/ash/files/283332_hvd_ash_cheema1_copy.pdf

Tags: Capacity Building

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