Local Authority Law Invites International Criticism [Archives:2000/11/Local News]

March 13 2000

In a symposium on the local authority law held by the opposition parties on Thursday, the NDI pointed out that the local authority law does not aim at decentralization. In its paper the NDI recommended the election of governors and general-directors and giving local authorities more power.
International criticism has intensified, especially after approving the last version of the law which violates the constitution.