LDI helps national governments and their development partners in the design, implementation and support of decentralization reform processes, including:
LDI provides policy and legal advisory services, training and capacity building services on political, fiscal and administrative decentralization, as well as facilitation services for multi-stakeholder decentralization policy development processes
- The preparation of national decentralization strategies;
- The design of national programs to implement decentralization strategies and of related aligned and harmonized external aid initiatives; and,
- The development of policy, legal and regulatory instruments underpinning new systems of sub-national governance and public administration, including Local Government Acts, Local Finance Acts, Sector decentralization policies and laws.