Foreword by Ransford Smith, Deputy Secretary-General, Commonwealth Secretariat Introduction by Nadir Ehsan, Senior Municipal Development Specialist, CDIA Abbreviations and acronyms Currency equivalents Editor's Acknowledgements 1. Overview and Outline by Munawwar Alam 2. State of Municipal Finance in Commonwealth Developing Countries 3. Tanzania - The Case of Dar es Salaam 4. Uganda - The Case of Kampala 5. Pakistan - The Case of Karachi 6. Bangladesh - The Case of Dhaka 7. Innovative Approaches to Municipal Infrastructure Financing 8. Conclusion References Index
Munawwar Alam is Adviser on Sub-National Government and Administration, Governance and Institutional Development Division, at the Commonwealth Secretariat.