At head of title: UN, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Division for Public Economics and Public Administration. Annexes (p. 137-164): 1. Participants list -- 2. Annotated programme -- 3. Opening statement by H.E Mr. Alexandros Papadopoulos, Minister of Internal Affairs, Public Administration and Decentralization -- 4. Opening statement by Mr. Guido Berticci, Director, Division for Public Economics and Public Administration, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs. Includes bibliographical references.