The current national development plan (Three-Year Interim Plan, FY2008-FY2010) lays a strong emphasis on decentralization?increased devolution to the local bodies by clearly demarcating the responsibility between the central and the local-level institutions, adopting an appropriate fiscal system, and strengthening human resource management. Further, the Government's development policies and priorities (e.g., the Government's policies and programs for FY2009 and the budget statement) following the declaration of the federal system, clearly emphasizes the need to reform the planning system and restructuring NPC accordingly.
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