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Guidelines & Policy
Welcome to the ddlgn work space
stands for the
thematic network on democratisation, decentralisation and local governance
of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation SDC.
This site serves a double function. - First
, it is a repository of relevant information for members of the ddlgnetwork and partners.
, the site offers a virtual platform for knowledge exchange, joint learning among and peer support for registered network members.
The topics covered by the network are divided in four categories:
Promoting the sharing and control of power and enhancing peoples voice and participation as intrinsic to their wellbeing.
Creating conducive space for participatory decision making and for more accessible and responsive State institutions at subnational levels.
Providing the analytical methodology and instruments for a systemic political perspective and for addressing power issues.
Implying a systemic approach to work and focusing on the quality in the management of public affairs and the exercise of power.
SDG 16 community survey - your opinion counts!
Study visits by PolitExchange: responsive, practice-oriented and tailor-made
Theories of Change in Fragile Contexts Course in Basel from 11-13 March 2020
Online Training: Political Economy Analysis
Streaming online: Workshop on Gender Responsive and Socially Inclusive Budgeting
8. November: Panel discussion on Territory and Power in Constitutional Transitions at the Geneva Peace Week
2019 Expert Workshop on Gender Responsive and Socially Inclusive Budgeting
2019 Political economy course
Fragility and conflict
Inclusive land governance