G. Melloni / Institute of Development Studies UK, 2022
Between July and October 2021, the Sanitation Learning Hub worked with government representatives and development partners to develop, share, and cross-analyse case studies looking at local system and government strengthening in four local government areas across West Africa: Benin (N’Dali commune), Ghana (Yendi municipal district), Guinea (Molota commune), and Nigeria (Logo LGA).
M. Chanzu, M. Coultas, R. Iyer, L. Karangwa, J. E. Kariuki, H. Kosugi, T. Meeuwissen, J. Myers, E. Mwende, P. Son, D. K. Ssemwanga / H2Open Journal, 2022
Government leadership at both the national and sub-national levels is an essential step towards ensuring safely managed sanitation services for all. Though the importance of sub-national government leadership for water, sanitation and hygiene is widely acknowledged, to date much of the focus has been on the delivery of water services.
D. Christensen, F. Garfias / Southern Political Science Association, 2021
Property titling enables tax collection and encourages private investment. Yet, governments across the developing world often fail to invest in land registration systems, such as cadastral maps, that record land ownership and values.
R. Awasthi, M. Nagarajan, K. Deininger / Elsevier, 2021
While property taxes are ideally suited for cities to generate own source revenue to provide services underpinning global competitiveness, the technical complexity of establishing tax rolls and administering them has traditionally been a deterrent to their more widespread use.
K. Barnes, C. Anderson, S. de Chassy, A Ahmed, M. Ali, M. M. Aung, E. Chaimite, A. Joshi, D. Khan, M. Loureiro, L. Posse, J. Rowlands, A. Shankland, R. Wazir / Institute of Development Studies UK, 2022
What does governance look like ‘from below’ – from the perspectives of poor and marginalised households? How do patterns of conflict affect that? These were the questions at the heart of the Governance at the Margins research project. Over three years from 2017-2020 we worked to explore this through in-depth study in conflict-affected areas of Mozambique, Myanmar, and Pakistan.