decentralisation decentralisation

Definition(s):

  • (n) the spread of power away from the center to local branches or governments

Quotes

  1. "I believe the central objective of the new politics we need should be a massive, sweeping, radical redistribution of power," said Mr Cameron. "Through decentralisation, transparency and accountability we must take power away from the...
    on May 26, 2009 By: David Cameron Source: 4RFV

  2. "You know, decentralisation and federalism is in their (the Iraqis') constitution. But you can't partition; this isn't kind of ethnic enclaves," Rice said in an interview with the New York Post. "That would be a real mistake. And by the way,...
    on Oct 2, 2007 By: Condoleezza Rice Source: Daily Times

  3. Rubbishing allegations that he kept politics above cricket, Pawar said "My working style is different. I believe in decentralisation. I head many organisations, but the actual executers are the experts in the particular field that I have appointed...
    on Feb 22, 2008 By: Sharad Pawar Source: Hindu

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