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Fiscal Federalism in Myanmar: Training Modules

The Asia Foundation : 2018

These materials are training resources to support Myanmar's Peace Process and National Dialogue towards developing a democratic federal system of government. The six modules focus on fiscal federalism in Myanmar.

Source: The Asia Foundation

Link: https://asiafoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Fiscal-Federalism-in-Myanmar-Training-Modules_English.pdf

Tags: Fiscal Decentralisation

The Global State of Democracy: Key Findings and New Data

IDEA International : 2018

This report presents the main findings from the new GSoD Indices data, which now covers a total of 158 countries for the period 1975–2017. The key findings are that global expansion of democracy has come to a halt in the past decade. The democratic decline in established democracies has been gradual and characterized by a worsening situation with regard to respect for civil liberties,...

Source: IDEA International

Link: https://www.idea.int/sites/default/files/publications/global-state-democracy-key-findings-and-new-data.pdf

Tags: Human Rights

Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals in South Asia: Key Policy Priorities and Implementation Challenges

UNESCAP : 2018

Recognizing the host of challenges faced by South Asia, UNESCAP has attempted to unpack the 2030 Agenda at the subregional level in this Report, and outlined tangible, high priority and relevant policy actions that are critical for the implementation of sustainable development. The Report identifies seven key priorities that can help accelerate the SDG achievement in South Asia by leveraging...


Link: https://www.unescap.org/sites/default/files/publications/UNESCAP%20-%20SRO-SSWA%20SDG%20Report_Sep2018.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Gender Equality and the Sustainable Development Goals in Asia and the Pacific: Baseline and Pathways for Transformative Change by 2030

ADB and UN Women : 2018

The report establishes a baseline for governments and policy makers to monitor and accelerate progress towards gender equality commitments in the Sustainable Development Goal (SDGs). It identifies data gaps and underscores the necessity of heightened urgency to improve production and use of gender statistics for evidence-based SDG localization. It also provides valuable insight into key...

Source: Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Link: https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/461211/gender-equality-sdgs-asia-pacific.pdf

Tags: Gender

State of the Field Review: Fiscal Transparency and Accountability

Anja Rudiger, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, International Budget Partnership and Transparency and Accountability Initiative : 2018

This research note presents an analysis of lessons learned and key questions about future work from key actors in different countries which will assist fiscal transparency and accountability actors in the field, particularly civil society, in thinking critically about future strategies for transforming public finance in ways that improve the lives of poor and marginalized communities.

Source: International Budget Partnership

Link: https://www.internationalbudget.org/wp-content/uploads/state-of-the-field-review-fiscal-transparency-and-accountability-2018.pdf

Tags: Fiscal Decentralisation

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