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Participatory decentralised planning in India

National Seminar on Participatory Decentralised Planning: Some Issues (2003 Dept. of Economics with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University)

Participatory decentralised planning in India

issues of finance and statistical information

by National Seminar on Participatory Decentralised Planning: Some Issues (2003 Dept. of Economics with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University)

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Published by Firma KLM in Kolkata .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India,
  • West Bengal
    • Subjects:
    • Panchayat -- India -- West Bengal -- Finance -- Congresses.,
    • Local finace -- India -- West Bengal -- Congresses.,
    • Regional planning -- India -- West Bengal -- Finance -- Congresses.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed papers, chiefly with reference to West Bengal, India, presented at National Seminar on Participatory Decentralised Planning: Some Issues, held in March 2003, Dept. of Economics with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Sachinandan Sau.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsSau, Sachinandan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHJ9568.W47 N38 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 314 p. ;
      Number of Pages314
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3336871M
      ISBN 108171021247
      LC Control Number2004327501
      OCLC/WorldCa55679881

      In India’s ninth five-year plan, Government of Kerala established a decentralisation plan, which was an outcome of People’s Plan Campaign – an experimental approach to reformations in local planning. Participatory budgeting was first launched in and covered the entire state including rural villages, block panchayats, People's Plan Campaign, held in in Kerala State, was an experiment in decentralization of powers to local governments with focus on local planning. Kerala State lying in the south-west part of India. In India's Ninth Five-Year Plan, each state within the national federation was expected to draw up its own annual plan and the People's Plan was an offshoot of it. In the beginning of the ninth plan, the .

      Journal of Indonesian Regional Development and Environment, Vol. 1, 15 Participatory Slum Upgrading: Lessons from Post-Decentralization India and Indonesia. India’s constitution calls for strongly decentralized, participatory local democracy. However, the state governments often refrain from transferring power to the local level (Rao and Raghunandan, et al., ). Local governance at a glance. India is a federal republic with central, state, and local governments.

      So, the need for an integrated approach towards “Participatory Redevelopment” (PRD) of the urban neighborhood becomes a challenge for the city planners. The new planning model on PRD as an integrated approach developed by the author is followed in the redevelopment project hosted by the Corporation of Chennai. The use of participatory approaches in Local Governance is now well established especially in Kerala. The decentralization programme in Kerala is based on the principles of participatory planning. Participatory planning is applicable to all the projects where community involvement in planning, design and implementation is essential.


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Participatory Planning or Decentralised Planning has now become an important alternative solution to the main economic problems of the Third World Countries of s forms of Decentralised Planning had been experimented by different nations with a different levels of this regard former Yugoslavia is supposed to be the ralised Planning system became a reality in India with the 73rd and 74th constitutional amendmend Acts OF Among all the Indian states.

Participatory decentralised planning: issues and experiences with reference to India. [Sachinandan Sau;] -- Contributed papers presented at the National Seminar on Participatory Decentralised Planning: Some Issues, held in Marchat the Dept.

of Economics, with Rural Development, Vidyasagar University. The book criticises common concepts strategies and methodologies of participatory development. It looks at the Panchayats in India and argues that the newly elected Panchayats are likely to contribute more to the empowerment of the poorest and their participation in the development process than NGOs driven by middle class values.

Source publication information. Public Participation in Planning in India Edited by Ashok Kumar and Poonam Prakash This book first published Cambridge Scholars Publishing Lady Stephenson Library, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 2PA, UK British Library Cataloguing in Publication Data A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library.

experiment in participatory decentralised planning. The philosophy behind the process of decentralisation is given in section III.

In section IV, the concept of decentralised planning is given. The overall expectation from the system also is included in this section. A detailed account of the Panchayati Raj System in Kerala, including the historicalFile Size: KB. Evolution of decentralised planning Year Reference Major action committee recommendations PR Institutions, district planning on physical, financial and human resources ML Dantwala committee Block level planning Ch.H.

Rao District planning 73rd Amendment District Participatory decentralised planning in India book CommitteesFile Size: KB.

Contemporary Planning Participatory Planning 1 Centralized (from the center to the periphery) Decentralized (from the periphery to the center) 2 Vertical and imposed (from the top to the bottom) Horizontal and agreed upon (from the bottom to the top) 3 Technical (done by experts) Dialogue-based (promoting discussion of different knowledge)File Size: 1MB.

MICRO LEVEL PLANNING IN INDIA—PAST AND PRESENT PAST EFFORTS Free India's initial attempts at decentralised planning did not have the desired impact. The first concerted attempt, initiated in as a perspective planning exercise, turned out to File Size: 53KB. This report outlines the methodologies and operational approaches to decentralised planning at the grassroots level using a variety of participatory methods including PLA.

A number of operational procedures have been suggested as a prerequisite for decentralised planning, for example, assessment of the existing resources, opportunities and access to public services, needs assessment.

Decentralization can be defined as transfer or dispersal of decision making powers, accompanied by delegation of required authority to individuals or units at all levels of organization even if they are located far away from the power centre.

In the context of the present discussion, decentralization signifies the devolution of powers and authority of governance of the Union Government and. Decentralised Planning in India From the point of view of the Indian economic perspective, the case for decentralised planning rest on certain arguments.

Firstly, it is difficult for the macro level planning to cover effectively the resources of local level and of spatially dispersed economic activitiesFile Size: KB. This book assesses the validity of ‘anti-politics’ critiques of development, first popularised by James Ferguson, in the peculiar context of India.

It examines the new context provided by decentralization of state functioning where keeping politics out of development (development as the anti-politics machine) can no longer be taken for by: of India, "District Planning is the process of preparing a decentralized, participatory integrated plan for the Local Government, takes account of the available resources and covers the sectoral activities & schemes assigned to the District level and below as well as those implementedFile Size: 87KB.

participatory learning and action. April 1 Himachal Pradesh, India participatory planning and resource allocation, by improving the quality of services, and by deepening democracy through promoting community action and involvement at a local Size: KB.

Participatory Decentralization Policy with innovations to strengthen local communities and organizations was followed by the Tambon Administrative Organization Act of Consequently, the Eighth National Economic and Social Development Plan ()File Size: KB.

Institutions orient people towards a common goal. Institutions have a pertinent role in collective action. Participatory institutions have the potential to vitalize democracy by providing a pro active role to the citizens in decision making, planning and implementation of activities.

In fact the performance of the institutions depends upon the practices of the people affiliated to them. Participatory decentralised planning takes time and effort. To make it a reality for rural India, the government needs to invest in, organise, and institutionalise participation.

Investing in participation means investing in building by: “decentralized participatory planning” that occurred in the Indian state of Kerala.

There, a communist government decided to carry out an important process of decentralization, not only of monetary resources, but also material and 2. Abhay has extensive experience as a development professional working with Government as well as Non-Government agencies supporting administrative reforms mission in Bihar and development of approaches to entitlement based decentralized planning processes.

Apart from these he has been a part of various participatory research processes. Participatory planning to strengthen decentralisation Categories Goal Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions, Knowledge & Research Tags Decentralization/ Local Governance, Kerala The People’s Plan Campaign in Kerala is the largest decentralisation programme in India where participatory approach was followed successfully to devolve.

Awareness that the ‘trickle down’ effects of economic growth take too long to reach the poor has led to the realization that poverty alleviation programmes cannot be effective unless the poor have a voice in the planning and implementation of schemes meant to help them.

This book describes and supports the world’s biggest endeavour in grassroots governance taking place in India.ADVERTISEMENTS: Ever since India got freedom inefforts have been made to strengthen the panchayati raj system to create, in the rural people a sense of participation in the nation-building programme.

Article 40 under Directive Principles of State Policy of the Constitution directs the state “to organise village panchayats as units of self- government”.Advantages of Decentralized Planning Mechanism are given below: (i) It decentralizes decision making (ii) Improves technology of production.

ADVERTISEMENTS: (iii) It functions smoothly; it can stimulate efficiency and growth without any elaborate administra­tive apparatus. (iv) Since the bureaucratic or administrative involvement is absent, the resource allocations take place on the basis of.