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- DocumentWorld Bank, 2012In June 2002, President Vicente Fox (2000－06) signed a landmark transparency bill into law. The adoption of the Access to Public Information and Transparency Law (Transparency Law) was a distinctive moment in Mexican politics. - See more at: http://ella.practicalaction.org/knowledge-new-post/implementing-right-to-information-a-case-study-of-mexico/#sthash.YI41gzoj.dpufDocument2013Mexico has a large public education system where the ratio of public to private elementary schools is roughly 10:1. Mexico spends more per student than most industrialized nations and yet exhibits the lowest levels of academic achievement, according to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in 2012.Document
Can states continue to govern the new citizenry using old paradigms?: the political challenges of open government in Latin America and the CaribbeanUnited Nations [UN] Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, 2014The concept of Open Government has emerged as a new public policy paradigm. It is a response to the rise of a better-informed and more demanding citizenry, which seeks to influence public service design and provision.DocumentNazra for Feminist Studies, 2013Published by Nazra for Feminist Studies, a group that aims to build an Egyptian feminist movement, this analytical paper examines the rights of women to public political space in Egypt of 2013, following a new wave of revolution which led to the removal of Mohammed Morsi from power.Document
Gender equality as a pathway for sustainable development: lessons learned in Eastern and Southern AfricaCenter for International Forestry Research, 2015In order to advance sustainable development in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), it is necessary to address cross-cutting issues on gender, environment, and climate change simultaneously. Despite this, a key challenge remains in ensuring that such integrated approaches are prioritised and implemented in national, sector, and local budgets.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2013Lack of access to safe drinking water takes its toll on the health and productivity of people, especially poor households.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015In an effort to attain the manifold goals of inclusive growth, poverty reduction, and good governance at the local level, the Aquino administration implemented the Grassroots Participatory Budgeting Process (formerly called Bottom-Up Budgeting) in 2012.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015Bottom-up Budgeting or BUB (also called Grassroots Participatory Budgeting) is a budgetary reform introduced during the PNoy Aquino administration in 2012.DocumentPhilippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015The Aquino administration through the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cluster (HDPRC) and Good Governance and Anti-Corruption Cluster (GGACC) launched the bottom-up budgeting (BUB) exercise in 2012.Document
Creating space for child participation in local governance in Tanzania: Save the Children and Children's CouncilsResearch on Poverty Alleviation, Tanzania, 2012Children’s right to be heard is internationally recognised by the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and the African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child.