18 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.

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.

Health Check: Monitoring Primary Health Care Services in Rural Tanzania

Organization(s):
Daraja Development Limited
Country:
Tanzania
Sector(s):
Health

Daraja sought to improve the performance of primary health care facilities by gathering citizen perceptions of services and promoting dialogue between health service providers and community members to produce joint solutions to service delivery challenges.

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.

Applied Social Accountability at the Community Level (ASA-CL)

Organization(s):
Responsible Citizens and Empowered Communities in Solidarity for Social Change (RECITE)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Health, No sector focus

As part of a national government human development and social assistance program, RECITE developed social accountability training modules and trained parent leaders as community facilitators in order to increase citizen awareness and participation in the delivery of more efficient and effective public services.

Improving Health Service Delivery through Citizen Engagement in Uganda

Organization(s):
Uganda National Health Users/Consumers Organisation (UNHCO) , Coalition for Health Promotion and Social Development (HEPS-Uganda)
Country:
Uganda
Sector(s):
Health

UNHCO and HEPS-Uganda conducted a series of social accountability projects to monitor the provision of health services, assess citizen satisfaction, and improve service provision.

Monitoring the Department of Education’s Health-Related Budget for Public Schools

Organization(s):
Ateneo School of Government (ASoG)
Country:
Philippines
Sector(s):
Health, Education, Water, sanitation, and hygiene, Food and Nutrition

The Ateneo School of Government tracked the Department of Education’s funding of school health and nutrition programs and water and sanitation services, and assessed beneficiary perceptions of the impact of these services.

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.

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.

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.

Participatory Gender Audit of Jampersal (Childbirth Insurance)

Organization(s):
Aksara
Country:
Indonesia
Sector(s):
Health, Other

Aksara worked with local health care volunteers and community members to monitor the implementation of a free maternal health care delivery services scheme, and empower women to access and provide feedback on services vital to their sexual and reproductive rights.