The Asia Foundation Co-Hosts Regional Conference on Community-Driven Development
October 30, 2013
On Oct. 28, The Asia Foundation, Australian Aid, World Bank and SMERU hosted a 4-day conference in Indonesia on “Sustaining and Mainstreaming Community-Driven Development Programs (CDD).” In contrast to standard development approaches, CDD programs provide funds directly to the village level, allowing communities to decide for themselves what development problems to address. The conference brought together participants from government and civil society from 11 Asia-Pacific countries. Read more.
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