Wednesday, May 28, 2014
FODEP & HUMANIST INSTITUTE FOR COOPERATION WITH DEVELOPING COUNTRIES (HIVOS)- ENHANCING PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY
The Foundation for Democratic Process is implementing the project Public Accountability: Enhancing citizen participation in resource trucking at community level in Zambia. The project is supported by Hivos and is aimed at improving transparency and accountability in the management and utilization of public resources at community level. The project catchment areas include Northern (Kasama, Luwingu), Eastern (Chipata, Petauke) and Muchinga (Mpika, Chinsali). The objectives of the project include 1 To increase accountability and transparency in the management of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF). 2. To empower local communities and stakeholders to actively participate in tracking and monitoring use of public resources in the Agricultural sector at community level. FODEP is also monitoring the utilization of constituency development fund outside the mentioned catchment areas.