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Government and Governance

FUNCTIONS OF GOVERNMENT All government performs a wide range of functions Self preservation : The authority of the State needs to be preserved both from external aggression and internal disturbances. Government discharges this function by raising and maintaining a national army, a police force and other enforcement agencies and empowering these agencies through legislations. Supervision …

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Governance : Meaning, Stakeholders, Strategies, Indicators

What is Governance? The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), 1997, defined governance as “the exercise of economic, political and administrative authority to manage a country’s affairs at all levels. It comprises the mechanisms, processes and institutions, through which citizens and groups articulate their interests, exercise their legal rights, meet their obligations and mediate their differences.” …

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