Political Sciences Theoretical and Empirical Problem of Political Decentralization of the Local Government in Georgia During 2012-2019

Ana Tsitlidze

Strong local government is fundamental for every democratic state. The local government or the bottom-up rule implies the political, fiscal, and administrative decentralization or devolution of authorities which are closer to people and which, unlike the center, knows their needs. The concept of “decentralization” implies a system of government where some functions of the central authority are devolved on the authorities of the local government (Sikander 2015: 172)

Volume 11 | 10-Special Issue

Pages: 1008-1016

DOI: 10.5373/JARDCS/V11SP10/20192898