ICLD Country Briefs

The ICLD Country Briefs is a publication series that investigates local democracy in the 19 countries where the ICLD municipal partnership programme operates.

In these reports the authors elaborate on possibilities and barriers for local democracy and municipal partnerships. The reports give insights into the local contexts, and the capabilities of local governments which are necessary for successful programme implementation.

The information and views expressed in these briefs are based on the current understanding of the situation in these countries, the reports are updated 31 May 2019 and made by researchers with knowledge about the specific country.