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Implementing pro-poor policies in a decentralized context: the case of the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program in Tanzania

Autor
Jimenez, A.; Pérez-Foguet, A.
Tipus d'activitat
Article en revista
Revista
Sustainability Science
Data de publicació
2011
Volum
6
Número
1
Pàgina inicial
37
Pàgina final
49
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11625-010-0121-1 Obrir en finestra nova
Repositori
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/26354 Obrir en finestra nova
Resum
This paper examines the challenge of achieving a balance between the implementation of centrally designed pro-poor policies and the decentralization of responsibilities to local governments in many African countries. It analyzes the implementation of the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program in Tanzania. Key mechanisms for planning and allocating resources are analyzed at ministry, district, and village levels. Results show that a mixture of policy incoherencies, technical shortcomings and p...
Citació
Jiménez, A.; Pérez-Foguet, A. Implementing pro-poor policies in a decentralized context: the case of the Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program in Tanzania. "Sustainability Science", 2011, vol. 6, núm. 1, p. 37-49.
Paraules clau
Decentralization Pro-poor policy Rural area Sustainability Water supply East Africa Tanzania
Grup de recerca
EScGD - Engineering Sciences and Global Development

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