Keynote Speech by Professor Paul Collier
Abstract:Professor Paul Collier of Oxford University addressed participants at the PDG/AfDB's Conference on Contracting Out Core Government Functions and Services in Post‐Conflict and Fragile Situations on the need for new and innovative thinking on service delivery. He called for the developing countries, civil society and donors to re‐visit the typical western European model of full service delivery through state ministries, exploring a range of options, including independent service authorities for managing, assessing and regulating diverse actors.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: December 1, 2009