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Redesigning methods and procedures for the delivery of local services in small island countries
|Statement||Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Public Economics and Public Administration.|
|Contributions||United Nations. Division for Public Economics and Public Administration., Symposium on Local Government and Civil Society in Small States (1999 : Malta)|
|LC Classifications||HV525 .R43 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v, 32 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||00388340|
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This article introduces a symposium on the Governance of Small Jurisdictions developed from selected papers first presented at a conference at the Islands and Small States Institute of the University of Malta in November It notes the important role of the University of Malta in promoting the study of governance in small states, and recognises other leaders in the small and island states Cited by: 3.
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