Democracy Development Governance
corruption, parliament, public administration
The Singapore civil service is one of the most efficient and least corrupt in the world with some of the highest paid civil servants. This dicusses the Sigapore’s 12 Government Parliamentary Committees (GPCs) which serve as feedback units to the ministries and which also serve as a link between the ministries and the public for them to better understand government policy.
UNDP Resources, http://www.undp.org/governance/publications_full.htm#account
- Governance Center, United Nations Development Program (UNDP), http://www.undp.org/governance/
UNDP Oslo Governance Centre is UNDP's global facility on democratic governance. The Centre has been established to enhance programme activities and the advisory role of UNDP in the area of democratic governance. The centre assists UNDP country offices in their cooperation with governments and their partners, civil society organizations and people in developing countries. Its objective is to support countries in implementing democratic reforms necessary to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. The Centre has a special focus and competency in the area of access to justice, human rights, civil society, and governance and conflict prevention.