Built Environment: Book Series

Municipal Capacity Building Series

Municipal Capacity Building Series

  • Municipalities and Finance

    A Sourcebook for Capacity Building, 1st Edition

    By Nick Devas

    Edited by Ian Blore, Richard Slater

    Finance is a critical issue for municipal governments around the world, and a major constraint on the delivery of pro-poor services at the local level. In many countries, decentralisation has brought the issue of municipal finance to the fore. This sourcebook provides a framework for analysing…

    Paperback – 2004-09-01
    Routledge
    Municipal Capacity Building Series

  • Focusing Partnerships

    A Sourcebook for Municipal Capacity Building in Public-private Partnerships, 1st Edition

    By Janelle Plummer

    Despite the increasing occurrence of policies aimed at mobilising the financial and human resources of the private sector, most urban local governments responsible for urban basic services in the South do not have the capacity to initiate and sustain partnerships. Nor do they understand how they…

    Paperback – 2002-03-01
    Routledge
    Municipal Capacity Building Series

  • Municipalities and Community Participation

    A Sourcebook for Capacity Building, 1st Edition

    By Janelle Plummer

    'Among all the literature on participation, this is the first book I know that focuses on municipal authorities. It... also has particular importance both for higher levels of government (at national or provincial/state level) and for international agencies. Firstly, it is a reminder of the…

    Paperback – 2000-07-01
    Routledge
    Municipal Capacity Building Series