Democratic Governance

  • Governance For Peace: Securing The Social ContractGovernance For Peace: Securing The Social ContractJan 10, 2012Based upon an extensive stocktaking of UNDP’s experience in crisis affected contexts, Governance for Peace: Securing the Social Contract provides insights on new approaches to governance promotion, analysis and programming adapted to the 21st century challenges of fragility. Relying on interviews with policy makers, partners and programme staff this publication draws attention to innovative and promising practices in governance and highlights the importance of ensuring approaches based upon rebuilding social contracts and consolidating peace building gains.

  • Arab Human Development Report 2009Arab Human Development Report 2009May 26, 2009Arab Human Development Reports (AHDRs) engage institutions and citizens in the Arab countries in global concerns so as to build understanding and consensus around regional and national development priorities.

  • Recent and Current Interventions in PA & LG in the Arab StatesOct 1, 2010This is one of five regional stock-taking papers capturing the volume and nature of UNDP’s recent and current work in public administration, civil service reform, decentralization and local government. It also acaptures initiatives that touch directly on public administration at national and sub-national levels.

  • Elections and Conflict Prevention Guide in ARABICAug 16, 2010This Guide provides practical options and tools for programming design, early warning and conflict tracking. Drawing on seven country case studies (Bangladesh, Ghana, Guyana, Kenya, Lesotho, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone), it presents lessons learned and good practices from the field in the framework for UN engagement in electoral assistance. Now in Arabic.

  • UNDP and Electoral Assistance: 10 Years of ExperienceJun 11, 2002The UNDP Electoral Support Retrospective was initiated in 2001 to prepare a comprehensive set of electoral assistance lessons learned and recommendations for UNDP country offices. The project was also designed to suggest practical strategies for UNDP Resident Representatives / UN Resident Coordinators and country office staff in the areas of electoral assistance planning and programme execution.

OUR WORK - DEMOCRATIC GOVERNANCE

The Democratic Governance programme supports Libya as it builds its post-revolution democratic institutions and establishes sustainable, accountable and transparent governance and rule of law systems. UNDP Libya is committing significant human, technical and financial resources to improving the performance of government institutions and processes. Statebuilding is at the heart of UNDP’s commitment to Libya

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