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Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 4

Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 4

This series of publications, “Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities” is a consolidation of the materials initially developed as UN-HABITAT’s response to the specific requirements of the Balkan context. More info →
Promoting Local Economic Development through Strategic Planning: Local Economic Development (LED) series  Volume 1

Promoting Local Economic Development through Strategic Planning: Local Economic Development (LED) series Volume 1

The Local Economic Development (LED) series is a resource for local governments, businesses and civil society organizations to help them initiate and implement local economic development interventions through a strategic planning process. More info →
Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 3

Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 3

This series of publications, “Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities” is a consolidation of the materials initially developed as UN-HABITAT’s response to the specific requirements of the Balkan context. More info →
Key Competencies for Improving Local Governance – Local Elected Leadership (LEL) Series  Volume 1

Key Competencies for Improving Local Governance – Local Elected Leadership (LEL) Series Volume 1

The Local Elected Leadership (LEL) series presents two roles and ten competencies essential for every elected official to effectively perform their job when serving local communities. More info →
Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 2

Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities , Volume 2

This series of publications, “Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities” is a consolidation of the materials initially developed as UN-HABITAT’s response to the specific requirements of the Balkan context . More info →
Tools to Support Transparency in Local Governance

Tools to Support Transparency in Local Governance

The publication is a guide for all urban stakeholders - policy makers, professionals, private sector, civil society organizations and concerned citizens working to improve the quality of life in their cities. More info →
A guide for Municipalities: Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning , Volume 1

A guide for Municipalities: Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning , Volume 1

This series of publications, "Inclusive and Sustainable Urban Development Planning: A guide for Municipalities" is a consolidation of the materials initially developed as UN-HABITATs response to the specific requirements of the Balkan context. More info →
Total Quality Maintenance in Local Government Operations and Maintenance – Blueprint for Action: Participant’s Workbook. TQMn, Vol. 3

Total Quality Maintenance in Local Government Operations and Maintenance – Blueprint for Action: Participant’s Workbook. TQMn, Vol. 3

The third booklet includes exercises to help participants apply the concepts and ideas of TQMn to the O&M function on which they have collected information prior to the workshop. More info →
Competências Chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 1 (Portuguese Language Version)

Competências Chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 1 (Portuguese Language Version)

Now more than ever, local governments are at the forefront of responding to growing social, economic and environmental challenges. More info →
Urban Sector Studies and Capacity Building for Khartoum State

Urban Sector Studies and Capacity Building for Khartoum State

This report presents the summary of studies carried out through a collaboration between the Government of Sudan Ministry of Physical Planning and Public Utilities and UN-HABITAT. More info →
Compétences clés pour améliorer la gouvernance locale Vol 1. (French Language Version)

Compétences clés pour améliorer la gouvernance locale Vol 1. (French Language Version)

Sans des institutions locales solides et un personnel motivé, la décentralisation et la réforme des établissements humains n’apporteront pas les résultats escomptés en matière de développement. More info →
Activaciones Urbanas para la Apropiación del Espacio Público.
International Guidelines on Decentralization and Access to Basic Services for all

International Guidelines on Decentralization and Access to Basic Services for all

The guidelines outline the main principles underlying the democratic, constitutional/legal and administrative aspects of local governance and decentralization. More info →
Estrategias Locales de Prevención de la Violencia y Promoción de la Convivencia

Estrategias Locales de Prevención de la Violencia y Promoción de la Convivencia

. La Experiencia Participativa de Montes de Oca. Serie Laboratorio de Innovación Urbana para la Convivencia y la Gobernanza de la Seguridad More info →
Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 4

Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 4

Now more than ever, local governments are at the forefront of responding to growing social, economic and environmental challenges. More info →
The Challenge of Local Government Financing in Developing Countries

The Challenge of Local Government Financing in Developing Countries

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The report identifies successful governance mechanisms for efficient and equitable provision of public services in metropolitan areas of developing countries, and shares experiences and methods to making public service provision more viable in peri-urban areas of large cities and in smaller urban centres of these countries. More info →
Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 3

Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 3

Now more than ever, local governments are at the forefront of responding to growing social, economic and environmental challenges. More info →
E-Governance and Urban Policy Design in Developing Countries

E-Governance and Urban Policy Design in Developing Countries

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Governance is about the processes by which public policy decisions are made and implemented. ICT can become a catalyst to improve governance in towns and cities and help increase the levels of participation, efficiency and accountability in public urban policies, provided that the tools are appropriately used, accessible and affordable. This book examines how ICT enabled governance is applied to urban policy design and highlights case studies, tools, methodologies, all reflecting current challenges and potential for the use of ICT in governance processes in cities. More info →
Decentralization in Iraq

Decentralization in Iraq

This report presents the outcomes of UN-HABITAT 's International Conference on Decentralization, Local Governance and Service Delivery: Sharing Experience and Sustaining Progress in Urban Iraq, which took place in Amman, Jordan from 8-10 May 2011. More info →
Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 2

Competências chave para melhorar a governança local , Volume 2

Now more than ever, local governments are at the forefront of responding to growing social, economic and environmental challenges. More info →
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