The institute exists to initiate, coordinate and provide demand driven local governance studies, education, training and research as a local governance "Center of Excellence". The institute has its main campus in Accra and another campus in Tamale in the northern region of Ghana.
ILGS started in 1999 as a project of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development with support from the World Bank and the Netherlands Government. ... [according to site editor's information]
The District Assemblies' Common Fund (DACF) is a pool of financial resources that consists of 5 % of the national revenue. It is shared among all District Assemblies in Ghana with a formula approved by the Parliament. The Fund is used for financing developmental projects. [according to site editor's information; editors ilissAfrica]
ADEL-Sofala is non-profit organisation in the Province of Sofala that comprises various public and private institutions. The aim is to foster the development of the Province with a focus on poverty reduction, social equality and protection of the environment. [editors ilissAfrica]
The website of Bauchi State Government of Nigeria informs about the Government of the federal state (Governor and Commissioners), government departments, the education in Bauchi, business opportunities and has some general information on Bauchi State. [editors ilissAfrica]