What is the UN definition of public administration?
Last Updated: May 09, 2018     Views: 484

We have not found a definition in the sources checked, including;

  • UN Division for Public Administration and Development Management website
    • resources on public administration, including glossary
    • "public administration" appears in the glossary
  • Proposed "Compendium of basic United Nations terminology in governance and public administration" does not include a definition

A UN definition of the term "public administration" might be found in the reports of the various expert bodies that have studied the topic over the years at the UN, such as

  • The Committee of Experts on Public Administration

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