Dec 2018
Author(s): Verhulst, Stefaan G.;Young, Andrew
Across the world, significant time and resources are being invested in making government data accessible to all with the broad goal of improving people’s lives. Evidence of open data’s impact - on…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, John
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Alvarado, Nathalie;Muggah, Robert
Ensuring the safety and security of citizens is one of the most important and difficult functions of municipal governments in many countries. This document brings to light experiments in Latin…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Alvarado, Nathalie;Muggah, Robert
Hoy en día hay cada vez más ciudades que están innovando con iniciativas de prevención y reducción del crimen y de la violencia. Garantizar la seguridad de los ciudadanos es una de las funciones más…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, Joan H.
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Lafuente, Mariano;Molina, Evelyn
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, Joan H.
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, Joan H.
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, Joan H.
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Underwood, Joan H.
The potential of public policies and the services provided by any State are closely linked to the quality of its civil service. The ways in which the civil service is managed—in other words, the…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Maguire, Edward R.;Oakley, Megan T.;Corsaro, Nicholas
This report presents a comprehensive evaluation of the Cure Violence initiative implemented in Trinidad and Tobago from July 2015 to August 2017. It describes the evaluation’s methods and findings…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Chinchilla M., Laura;Vorndran, Doreen
In the last decade, Latin American and Caribbean governments have advanced toward a systemic management of the citizen security and justice issues, integrating strategies of crime and violence…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Chinchilla M., Laura;Vorndran, Doreen
En la última década, los gobiernos de los países de América Latina y el Caribe han avanzado hacia una gestión sistémica de los problemas de la Seguridad Ciudadana y Justicia integrando estrategias de…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore;Baron, Alejandro;Vieyra, Juan Cruz
Improving infrastructure and basic services is a central task in the region’s growth and development agenda. Despite the importance of private sector participation, governments will continue to play…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Kahn, Theodore;Baron, Alejandro;Vieyra, Juan Cruz
Mejorar la infraestructura y los servicios básicos es una tarea central en la agenda para el crecimiento y el desarrollo de la región. Pese a la importancia de la participación del sector privado,…
Nov 2018
Author(s): Engel, Eduardo;Noveck, Beth Simone;Ferreira Rubio, Delia;Kaufmann, Daniel;Lara Yaffar, Armando;Londoño Saldarriaga, Jorge;Pieth, Mark;Rose-Ackerman, Susan
Los escándalos recientes de corrupción han demostrado los efectos negativos que la corrupción puede tener en países de todo el mundo, incluidos los de la región de América Latina y el Caribe. En…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Rodrigues Gomes, Camila
Despite the widespread debate about crime in Brazil and the alarming increase in homicides in recent years, few studies have analyzed or exposed evidence of the impact of public security spending on…
Oct 2018
Author(s): Rodrigues Gomes, Camila
Apesar do amplo debate sobre a criminalidade no Brasil e do aumento alarmante dos homicídios nos últimos anos, poucos estudos analisaram o impacto dos gastos com segurança pública na contenção da…
Oct 2018
Author(s): De Michele, Roberto;Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol;Losada Revol, Isaías
Recent experience shows the negative consequences that corruption cases can have on the development of infrastructure, specifically on the market of public–private partnerships (PPP). Unlike…
Oct 2018
Author(s): De Michele, Roberto;Prats Cabrera, Joan Oriol;Losada Revol, Isaías
La experiencia reciente muestra las consecuencias negativas que los casos de corrupción pueden tener sobre el desarrollo de la infraestructura y, muy en particular, en el mercado de las asociaciones…