Ethnic Issues External Aids Governance
decentralization, federalism, public administration
This handbook iss a practical guide to USAID officers to developing program activities in the areas of decentralization and democratic local governance. It provides a conceptual framework; guidance for choosing successful programming strategies, for selecting entry points and tactics in program design and implementation, and for mission monitoring and evaluation; and a discussion of key lessons learned and future programming issues.
United States Agency for International Development, www.usaid.gov
Washington DC, USA
USAID is an independent federal government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State. USAID supports long-term and equitable economic growth and advances U.S. foreign policy objectives by supporting economic growth, agriculture and trade; global health; and, democracy, conflict prevention and humanitarian assistance.