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    Analytical paper: the right of women to public political space

    Nazra for Feminist Studies, 2013
    Published 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.
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    Gender equality as a pathway for sustainable development: lessons learned in Eastern and Southern Africa

    Center for International Forestry Research, 2015
    In 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.
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    Water financing programs: creating incentives for private sector participation

    Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2013
    Lack of access to safe drinking water takes its toll on the health and productivity of people, especially poor households.
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    Grassroots participatory budgeting process in Negros Province

    Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015
    In 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.
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    Bottom-up budgeting FY 2015 Assessment: Camarines Sur

    Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015
    Bottom-up Budgeting or BUB (also called Grassroots Participatory Budgeting) is a budgetary reform introduced during the PNoy Aquino administration in 2012.
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    Bottom-up budgeting process assessment: Agusan del Norte

    Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2015
    The 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.
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    Creating space for child participation in local governance in Tanzania: Save the Children and Children's Councils

    Research on Poverty Alleviation, Tanzania, 2012
    Children’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.
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    Citizenship narratives in the absence of good governance: voices of the working poor in Bangladesh

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2009
    The complex nature of the challenge posed by state–society relations to the realisation of citizenship rights in the poorer countries of the world reflects the incapacity or unwillingness on the part of the state to guarantee basic security of life and livelihoods to its citizens and its proneness to capture by powerful elites that perpetuate this state of affairs.
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    Deliberating democracy: scenes from a Brazilian municipal health council

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2007
    Brazil’s participatory policy councils may have gained less international attention than Participatory Budgeting. Yet the thousands of sectoral participatory policy councils that have come into being since the early 1990s, with their hundreds of thousands of civil society representatives, are as significant a democratic innovation.
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    Property tax experiment in Punjab, Pakistan

    International Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2014
    Pakistan faces important policy challenges in improving service delivery and growth and development. Low levels of tax revenue act as a serious constraint to economic growth, provision of services and, more generally, to building an effective state. Pakistan does poorly on revenue collection, even when compared to other developing countries.

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