Daad webinar (session v)

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Daad webinar (session v)

  1. 1. DAAD  Webinar   Public  Policy  and  Good  Governance     -­‐-­‐challenges  in  the  MENA  Region–     Session  V   Working  with  ConBngency:     Public  Policy  in  TransiBon  &  Post-­‐Conflict  Environments           DAAD  WEBINAR  PUBLIC  POLICY  AND  GOOD  GOVERNANCE   CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION   Prof.  Florian  Hoffmann   Franz  Haniel  Chair  of  Public  Policy   Willy  Brandt  School  of  Public  Policy     University  of  Erfurt  (Germany)   h"p://www.brandtschool.de/the-­‐school/full-­‐6me-­‐academic-­‐staff/prof-­‐dr-­‐florian-­‐hoffmann.html  
  2. 2. Guiding  Ques6ons    What  are  the  Good  Governance  Challenges   in  the  MENA  Region  ?    Who  are  the  crucial  actors  to  concentrate   on  during  and  aHer  transi6on  ?    Are  there  structural  impediments  or   DAAD  WEBINAR   fundamental  goal  incompa6bili6es  to  a   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   Good  Governance  ‘revolu6on’  in  MENA  ?   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION    What  realis6c  hopes  are  there  ?  Who   carries  them  ?  
  3. 3. •  Legacy  of  the  past:     laws,  public  management,  military  superiority,   dilemma  of  leadership.   Development  or  Cohesion?   •  The  concept  of  family,  village,  city  then  country   concept.   DAAD  WEBINAR   Governance  Is  Typically  Weaker  in  MENA  than  in  the   PUBLIC  POLICY   Rest  of  the  World   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  4. 4. •  MENA  governments  remain  the  most  centralized  of  all  developing   countries   DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  5. 5. •  Informa6on  Ins6tu6ons  and  Governance  Dilemma  in  the  ME   DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION   ©  Abdalhadi  M.  Alijla  2011.  Informa6on  ins6tu6ons  in  Arab  states  
  6. 6. DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  7. 7. Measure  of  Good  Governance  of  MENA   •  From   the   rule   of   law,   to   controlling   corrup6on,   to   public   sector   efficiency,  to  ci6zen  voice,  to  “democracy.”   •  Lack  of  data  on  the  quality  of  governance.   •  The   quan6ta6ve   picture   reveals   a   grada6on   in   the   quality   of   governance  in  MENA.   •  The  quality  of  governance  in  the  region  increases  with  incomes.   •  MENA  region  ranks  at  the  bo"om  on  the  index  of  overall  governance   Quality.   DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  8. 8. •  Governance  Gap  in  MENA     1.  Index  of  the  quality  of  administra6on:  measures  the  efficiency  of  the   bureaucracy,   the   rule   of   law,   the   protec6on   of   property   rights,   the   level   of   corrup6on,   the   quality   of   regula6ons,   and   the   mechanisms   of  internal  accountability.   2.   Index   of   public   accountability:   measures   the   openness   of   poli6cal   ins6tu6ons   and   par6cipa6on,   respect   of   civil   liber6es,   transparency   of   government,  and  freedom  of  the  press.   DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  9. 9. DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  
  10. 10. DAAD  WEBINAR   PUBLIC  POLICY   AND  GOOD   GOVERNANCE  CHALLENGES  IN  THE   MENA  REGION  

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