Decentralisation revisited: behind the rhetoric of local natural resources management

Decentralisation revisited: behind the rhetoric of local natural resources management

Decentralisation revisited: behind the rhetoric of local natural resources management

What exactly do researchers and policymakers mean by ‘decentralisation’? Although the concept has become central to sustainable development, it has been open to a variety of interpretations. Whilst decentralisation reforms have proceeded in Africa, do the assumptions which underlie these reforms stand up to scrutiny?

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