Issue 7 November 2010

Table of Contents

Editorial PDF
Graham Sansom

Research and Evaluation

Local government and good governance: The case of Samoa PDF
Desmond Uelese Amosa
Stronger communities? Changing prospects for community-led strategic planning in New Zealand PDF
Bruno Brosnan, Christine Cheyne
The emergence of community strategic planning in New South Wales, Australia: Influences, challenges and opportunities PDF
Jason Prior, Jade Herriman
‘We are not the only ones to blame’: District Assemblies’ Perspectives on the state of planning in Ghana PDF
Eric Yeboah, Franklin Obeng-Odoom
Institutional policy learning and formal federal-urban engagement in Canada PDF
Zachary Spicer


From development authorities to democratic institutions: Studies in planning and management transition in the Karachi Metropolitan Region PDF
Noman Ahmed
Role of local government in Botswana for effective service delivery: Challenges, prospects and lessons PDF
Keshav C. Sharma
Mainstreaming HIV/AIDS in Gauteng urban municipalities: A bridge too far? PDF
Francis Kintu
Is monitoring implementation the key to preventing repeated workplace corruption? PDF
Ray Plibersek, Alexandria Mills
Local governance for local governments: A framework for addressing climate change PDF
Melissa Nursey-Bray


Australia-Papua New Guinea Good Practice Scheme: Alotau-Sunshine Coast PDF
Doug Barnes, Adam Britton
Project Hetura: Reflections on an International Local Government Partnership PDF
Susan Gheller
Mutual capacity building: Mt Hagen local government and Orange City PDF
Stephen Sykes
The Australian Year of Women in Local Government: 2010 and beyond PDF
Karen Purser, Helen Diggerson
Chelmsford Borough Council: A designated International Safe Community PDF
Averil Price

News and Reviews

Book Review: Local Government in a Global World: Australia and Canada in Comparative Perspective PDF
Claudia Scott
Book Review: Local Government and Decentralization in Ghana PDF
Keshav C. Sharma


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