This report presents an overview on approaches to governance-related issues and links with poverty reduction objectives of development cooperation among a sample of European Union (EU) Member States and other donors. The report forms part of a study commissioned by the European Community Poverty Reduction Effectiveness Programme (EC-PREP) to contribute to the definition of a consistent and common EU approach to governance related issues within the EC Directorate General Development (EC-DEV) initiative on Institutional Capacity Building. The Development Policy Coherence and Forward Studies unit within EC-DEV/B1 is coordinating this initiative.
The report is divided into four main sections:
- Section 1: provides contextual information including study objectives,
core good governance areas covered, study methodology and analytical
- Sections 2 & 3: provide summary profiles of both Member State and
other donor approaches to good governance.
- Section 3: offers an analysis of emerging themes and issues arising
from the donor profiles in line with the study objectives.
- Section 4: presents the study's main conclusions and recommendations
Barrett, S.; Hansen, E.; Murphy, D.F. Final Report. Member State and Other Donor Approaches to Good Governance in Development Cooperation. (2003) 77 pp.
Final Report. Member State and Other Donor Approaches to Good Governance in Development Cooperation