Democratic Governance

  • Indonesian Democracy Index 2010Indonesian Democracy Index 2010Oct 1, 2012The Democracy Index measures democratic progress and setbacks within all 33 provinces, and provides a policy planning tool for government agencies.

  • Anti-Corruption strategy PUBLICATIONAnti-Corruption strategy PUBLICATIONDec 8, 2014Despite the rapid economic growth in many countries in the Asia-Pacific region, poor governance and corruption remain a major challenge to human development by fuelling inequalities and undermining access to public services. We live in a region were inequalities are rising, where the largest number of people living in extreme poverty reside 743 million, and an almost equal number, or 700 million people live without electricity. To curb corruption fourteen countries in the Asia-Pacific region have so far drafted an anticorruption strategy that is a country’s comprehensive anti-corruption policy document to coordinate national anti-corruption action. The development of anti-corruption strategies has often been driven by the efforts of States Parties to implement preventive measures under the United Nations Convention against Corruption.

  • Asia-Pacific Effective Development Co-operation Report 2014Asia-Pacific Effective Development Co-operation Report 2014Jun 2, 2015The report presents evidence-based analysis drawing on countries’ data and experiences compiled from existing country and regional studies and analytical work. It provides a snapshot of the changing development and financing landscape in the region. It recognizes and captures the diversity of roles of different development actors – from government, international institutions, civil society and the business community.

  • South-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) Stocktaking and Strategic ReviewSouth-South and Triangular Cooperation (SSTC) Stocktaking and Strategic ReviewJun 3, 2015Trends of the world‘s economies exhibit the growing power of developing countries, as also reported in the World Economic Forum or the Global Economic Prospects. In the 4th quarter of 2012, the developing countries‘ GDP grew at a 5.7% annualized pace indicating that developing countries are becoming more economically and politically capable. In a sense, the economic growth of the Southern countries is making the world less unequal; henceforth shifting the paradigm of international cooperation from traditional North-South Cooperation into a more balanced cooperation, in which South-South Cooperation heightens as complementary to North-South Cooperation.


UNDP focuses on supporting the Government of Indonesia in its efforts to achieve effective decentralized governance by clarifying and strengthening the role of provincial governments, while simultaneously creating conducive legal frameworks for the appropriate authorities Building on its successful support to the National Strategy on Access to Justice,