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Decentralization Strategy 2014 – 2020


In the framework of monitoring and evaluating decentralization in Albania, the Institute for Democracy and Mediation (IDM) conducted a survey to measure the perception of the local and central stakeholders and other interest groups on the process of development and content of the Decentralization Strategy. This policy brief– the seventh one produced by IDM – presents the main findings of this survey. The document is organized in five modules, including: 1) Access to information and knowledge of Decentralization Strategy; 2)Content of Decentralization Strategy; 3) Transparency of the central government; 4) Participation in drafting the Decentralization Strategy; and, 5) Impact of the Decentralization Strategy. Recommendations are presented in the last section of this brief.