Fiscal Decentralization and Local Government Financial Management


Decentralization reform strategies are being implemented worldwide to improve service delivery, economic governance and citizen participation. This comprehensive three-week program is designed to better enable professionals to develop and implement decentralization policy reforms to improve local public financial management and stimulate efficient and accountable economic and social development.


Program Dates: July 30 – August 18, 2023

Location: In-Person

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This program is open to individuals working professionally on issues of fiscal decentralization, local government finance, intergovernmental transfers and subnational domestic revenue mobilization, governance or other related fields.

The Fiscal Decentralization and Local Government Financial Management program has been designed to:

  • Equip participants with the theoretical foundations of fiscal decentralization, administrative decentralization, intergovernmental transfers, local revenue systems, and fiscal planning and management.
  • Enable participants to assess and quantify impacts of alternative fiscal policies on a variety of economic entities and stakeholders
  • Instruct participants in the use local revenue mobilization and administration
  • Build an international network of professionals to enhance understanding and experience sharing