Decentralisation, Good Governance and Civil Society
A comparative study of decentralisation, good governance and civil society with a focus on institutions and linkages. This module will examine the emergence of the three concepts and their relevance in the development discourse. Characteristics of NGOs and critical analysis of their role and functions; provision of services, advocacy, research and lobbying. Volunteerism. Comparative study of the organisational structures and changing trends. Management and funding of NGOs.