23 Matching Projects

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.

Social Accountability Knowledge, Skills, Action and Networking (SAKSAN)

Organization(s):
Concern Universal Mozambique
Country:
Mozambique
Sector(s):
Health

Concern Universal Mozambique aims to strengthen the capacity of civil society organizations to use social accountability tools to measure the performance of health service providers and to engage with them in collaborative dialogue to improve service provision.

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.

Guarding the Integrity of the Conditional Cash Transfer Program

Organization(s):
Concerned Citizens of Abra for Good Government (CCAGG)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Other

CCAGG aims to work closely with the government and engage citizens to ensure transparency and accountability in the implementation of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4P).

Medicine Monitoring Project (MMP)

Organization(s):
National Citizen’s Movement for Free Elections (NAMFREL)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Health

NAMFREL mobilized its nationwide network of volunteers to monitor health service procurement and delivery with the goal of improving access to medicines and service delivery.

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.

Local Access to Clean Water and Infrastructure

Organization(s):
Perkumpulan Inisiatif (PI)
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Water, sanitation, and hygiene, Housing, Infrastructure

PI worked with local partners to track funds allocated to provide clean water and water infrastructure, assess citizen perceptions of services, and facilitate community-service provider collaboration to improve the availability and accessibility of clean water services in Indonesia.

Tracking Sin Tax Revenues for Universal Health Coverage

Organization(s):
Action for Economic Reform (AER)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Health

AER worked closely with government officials to study the allocation of excise taxes on tobacco and alcohol to universal healthcare coverage.

Promoting the Effectiveness of Public Expenditure in Local Education (PEOPLE)

Organization(s):
Advocacy and Policy Institute (API)
Country:
Cambodia
Sector(s):
Education

The PEOPLE project aims to improve early childhood education in Cambodia by tracking public spending, collecting information on service quality, and working with communities and service education officials to reform the system.

Check My School Cambodia

Organization(s):
Khmer Institute for National Development (KIND)
Country:
Cambodia
Sector(s):
Education

In partnership with ANSA-EAP, KIND is building on the experience of Check My School Philippines to launch an online participatory monitoring initiative to promote constructive engagement between civil society and government in the education sector.

Better Public Health Services through Social Accountability Project

Organization(s):
Cambodian Civil Society Partnership (CCSP)
Country:
Cambodia
Sector(s):
Health

CCSP worked with local NGOs and community research teams to gather citizen feedback on the quality of commune-level health services in order to enhance citizen participation in the improvement of health service delivery.

The Political Budget Course (KURPOLA): From Outstanding Initiatives into Action

Organization(s):
Perkumpulan Inisiatif (PI)
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Education

PI implemented a political budget “course” to increase citizen awareness of and engagement in the public budget process, including the use of a Citizen Report Card and Social Audit to increase citizen participation in the planning and implementation of a major social program.

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.

Strengthening Integrity Pacts in Targeted Regions

Organization(s):
Transparency International Indonesia (TII)
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
No sector focus

TII worked with local partners and communities to establish “integrity pacts” between local mayors, business leaders, and civil society representatives to reduce corruption in public procurement, and enhance local participation and independent monitoring.