Moving Beyond the Privatisation Debate: Different Approaches to financing Water and Electricity in Developing Countries
AbstractIn todayâ€™s developing world the vast majority of water and electricity services are provided by public utilities. Rather than asking â€œwho should provide the servicesâ€, the authors adopt a financing point of view and look at how access to basic utilities for all can be funded in a sustainable manner. The paper is based on a series of multi-stakeholder consultations which the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, in cooperation with the UN Financing for Development Offi ce and the International Poverty Center of UNDP has organized in 2006 and 2007. [FES Occasional Paper]
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water services; electricity; public provision of water; power distribution; public utilitite; public-private participation; Economics; Sociology;
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