Making Decentralization Work for Every Child

Strengthening the Roles and Responsibilities of Subnational Governments for Social Expenditures in Myanmar

UNICEF Myanmar
UNICEF Myanmar/2023/Naing Lin Soe

Highlights

This Policy Brief aims to clarify the political, administrative, and fiscal dimensions of State and Region (S/R) governments in the provision of essential social services, in the context of on-going decentralization. Myanmar’s subnational governments have the potential to contribute towards improved service delivery. 
This work was produced in 2020 in the framework of the joint EU-UNICEF Public Finance for Children (PF4C) initiative.
 

UNICEF Myanmar
Author(s)
Kyaw Maw Zan, Social Policy Officer, Alberto Musatti, Social Policy Specialist UNICEF Myanmar. With contributions from Nicholas Travis, UNICEF Consultant
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Languages
English