Orientation Programme on Urban Finances and Governance for Elected Representatives and Officers of Local Government and Provincial Councils of Sri Lanka Completed

Duration: 2014

Status: Completed

Funder: The Asia Foundation

A week long orientation programme included technical sessions on municipal finance and governance and field visits to municipalities in the States of Gujarat and Karnataka.  This report summarizes learning from the technical sessions, field visits and the discussions of the orientation programme. The objective of the orientation programme was to provide a broad overview of the issues, insights from the Indian experience and good practices.