When: 25 March – 19 April 2019
Apply by: 18 March 2019
This online course by United Nations System Staff College explores how decentralisation contributes to peacebuilding and identifies the elements of local governance that are most relevant in a post-conflict/peacebuilding context. Concrete case studies are used to illustrate successful decentralisation reforms and peacebuilding efforts at the local level.
The modules focus on:
- Decentralised governance: key concepts;
- Effective decentralisation for peacebuilding;
- The politics of decentralised governance;
- Fiscal decentralisation and accountability;
- Security, crime and rule of law in a decentralised framework;
- Role of decentralisation in improving local economies in the delivery of basic services;
- Decentralisation case studies.
UN professional staff and partners working in decentralisation, development, peacebuilding, development, and humanitarian assistance. Open to non-UN staff.
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