Learning and Visioning symposium by The Asia Foundation The Asia Foundation in collaboration with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of the Australian Government brought together eminent government leaders and practitioners of governance and social-justice, to a two-day ...
“An advocacy effort can be seen as successful if it achieves to create broad based networks and coalitions on exploring solutions to a social cause or problem. Sub National Governance Program’s Art for ...
“I was invited to Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation for an interview and after a conversation with the Director General, I was asked to begin training as a presenter. I overheard a conversation between the DG and another staff personnel at ...
ஒரு உள்ளூராட்சி மன்றத்தின் குறிக்கோள்கள், கொள்கைகள், நோக்கங்கள் மற்றும் இலக்குகளை அடைந்து கொள்வதற்குத் தேவையான திட்டங்களைத் தயார் செய்தல், அவற்றை அமுல்படுத்தல் மற்றும் கட்டுப்படுத்துவதற்கான பிரதான கருவியாக வரவு செலவுத்திட்டம் உள்ளது. மேலும் திட்டமிடல் செயற்பாட்டின் முன்னேற்றத்தை கண்காணிப்புச் செய்து வித்தியாசங்களை கட்டுப்படுத்துவதற்குவுள்ள வினைத்திறன்மிக்க நிதி முகாமைத்துவ ஆவணமாகவும் வருடாந்த வரவு செலவுத் திட்டமே பயன்படுகின்றது. குறிப்பிட்ட உள்ளூராட்சி ...
In collaboration with the Asia Foundation, GSEF organised a SSE session on ‘Economic Development for Inclusive Cities’ on November 6th, at the CityNet 8th Congress took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka (5 ~ 8 Nov, 2017. http://colombo2017.citynetcongress.org). Various innovative urban initiatives were ...
December 2, 2017adminshan
The Sub-national Governance Program has been continuously supporting Local Authorities across the island to reach a standard of excellence, with a special focus on three themes so far. Maximizing own revenue generation Improving arrears collection efficiency Enhancing citizen friendly services The Jaffna MC has been a pilot site of The Asia Foundation ...
July 11, 2017adminshan
Do you want your Local Authority (LA) to increase their revenue to better serve the public? Do you want your LA to have access to accurate and up to date information that is mapped? If you answered yes to these questions you have come to the right place! The Spatial ...
July 10, 2017adminshan
The Mannar Urban Council was supported by The Asia Foundation in 2015 to transform the quality of citizen services offered to citizens of the area. Prior to the TAF intervention, the council was poorly maintained, with low staff capacity and knowledge. The manner in which the staff process applications, and addressed ...
June 13, 2017adminshan
The research carried out regarding arrears of Revenue of the Vavuniya Urban Council (Vavuniya UC) under the project Local Government Economic Governance ( LEG) implemented by Vavuniya UC in co- ordination with the Asia Foundation revealed that a sum of Rs. 36 million remained as arrears in Assess- ...
June 1, 2017adminshan
There is a buzzing interest among stake holders of Sri Lanka’s local governance sector to strengthen and improve the quality of citizen services delivered at grass-root level. In order to improve staff capacity, Local government officials from selected areas have been exposed to an immense amount of trainings on various ...
April 19, 2017adminshan