12 Matching Projects

Freedom of Information Practice to Advance Issues, Advocacies, and Related Rights

Organization(s):
Right to Know Right Now! Coalition (R2KRN)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
No sector focus

The Right to Know Right Now! Coalition trained Filipino CSOs on how to file and track access to information requests in order to support their ongoing efforts to lobby Congress to pass the Freedom of Information bill.

Citizen Voice and Action for Government Accountability and Improved Service

Organization(s):
Wahana Visi Indonesia
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Health

Wahana Visi Indonesia is using community education and service monitoring, and joint community-government action to address policy and implementation gaps in Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH) service delivery at both the local and national level.

Textbook Count

Organization(s):
Government Watch (G-Watch)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Education

Textbook Count was a collaborative initiative of G-watch and the Philippine´s Department of Education to tackle corruption in textbook procurement by mobilizing citizens to monitor bidding, production, delivery, and distribution of textbooks to all the schools in the country.

Enhancing Accountability and Performance of Social Service Contracts in Uganda

Organization(s):
Africa Freedom of Information Centre (AFIC)
Country:
Uganda
Sector(s):
Agriculture, Health, Education

AFIC is working with government agencies to improve and support the use of tools for monitoring public procurement in health and education, and creating coalitions among key stakeholders to monitor a particular agriculture program.

Making the Budget Work for Ghana

Organization(s):
SEND Ghana
Country:
Ghana
Sector(s):
Health, Education

SEND is working with the government and local civil society organizations to strengthen budget monitoring and responsiveness and to improve access to and quality of priority health and education programs.

Check My School Philippines

Organization(s):
Affiliated Network for Social Accountability – East Asia and the Pacific (ANSA-EAP)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Education

Check My School Philippines aims to improve the provision of services in public schools across the Philippines by collecting official data, validating it through community engagement, and facilitating the identification and resolution of problems.

People’s Access to Public Information (PAPI) Project

Organization(s):
Advocacy and Policy Institute (API)
Country:
Cambodia
Sector(s):
No sector focus

API implemented a series of local and national awareness-raising and advocacy activities to build understanding, capacity, and demand for access to information (A2I) legislation in Cambodia.

Sustaining Community and Media Participation in Promoting Freedom of Expression

Organization(s):
Cambodian Center for Independent Media (CCIM)
Country:
Cambodia
Sector(s):
No sector focus

CCIM aimed to promote active citizen participation in media broadcasting and citizen awareness of freedom of expression by providing practical training on news reporting and human rights to sixty citizen journalists in northeast Cambodia.

Budget Information Openness Index

Organization(s):
Indonesia Forum for Budget Transparency (SekNas FITRA)
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Health, Education, Other

SekNas FITRA designed a local government budget transparency index, and worked to build civil society capacity to analyze budgets and advocate for changes.

Voice of Children and Community for Rights to Health (SAHABAT)

Organization(s):
Wahana Visi Indonesia
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Health, Education, Food and Nutrition

Wahana Visi used a comprehensive set of social accountability approaches to push for citizen engagement and policy change to improve maternal, newborn, and child health and nutrition.