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    • Collaborative communities: co-operation among rural municipalities – insights from Spain 

      O'Keeffe, Brendan (International Centre for Local and Regional Development, 2011)
      Summary: The report considers the Mancomunidades in Spain, voluntary associations of municipalities who cooperate among themselves to deliver services in an effective and cost-efficient manner.
    • Rural restructuring: local sustainable solutions to the rural challenge 

      O'Keeffe, Brendan; Creamer, Caroline; Blair, Neale; Driscoll, John; Keaveney, Karen (International Centre for Local and Regional Development, 2009)
      Summary: The report details the need for a focused approach to rural development that harnesses local assets and potentiality through joined up collaboration.
    • Shared services across local government – sharing international experiences 

      O'Keeffe, Brendan; Peel, Deborah; Shi, Linda; Leith, Kendra; Keaveney, Karen (International Centre for Local and Regional Development, 2012)
      Summary: The shared services agenda has become a priority for both administrations on the island of Ireland. This report explores international experiences offering insights for policymakers and practitioners in central ...