"decentralization in Jordan between reality and ambition
and strategic aspirations" at RJNDC
A seminar entitled
"decentralization in Jordan between reality and ambition and strategic
aspirations " was held at RJNDC to the scholars of Defense course 15 and
War course 24 on Wednesday.
Dr. Hazem Qoshoat former Minister of
Municipal Affairs, Dr. Ali Al-Khamaam, the Ministry of Political Affairs and
Parliament and Mr. Shehada Abu Hadib former Minister of Municipal Affairs
participated in seminar aimed to establish a mature understanding to future
policy makers and statesmen waiting around the concept of decentralization and
philosophy and its types. They also discussed the highlights of both positive
and negative barriers that may object to its implementation and its success
requirements in Jordan. In addition, its role in promoting community
participation as an active tool for decision making.
They also introduce and discuss
foundations and underpinnings that contributed in building of decentralization
in Jordan considering that decentralization is a pillar of reform of the
administrative and political status in different countries. Those foundations
and underpinnings are seen as a result of democratic practice development and
popular participation therein.
The seminar included several axes
" Decentralization - Philosophy and Methodology' , " Decentralization
- Structural and Regulatory Constraints" and "Decentralization -
Theoretical Basis and the Applied Framework".
In the end of
lecture , in presence
of Brig. Nasser Al-Mheerat and Directing staff there was an extended discussion
which guest speaker answered the scholars questions.