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Choosing and Engaging with Citizen Generated Data- A Guide

Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data, Open Knowledge International and Public Data Lab : 2019

This guide will help organisations understand if citizen-generated data is suitable for their proposed projects as well as what type of data is appropriate for their needs. It guide summarizes experiences from extensive research, and draws inspiration from existing toolkits to recommend civic technologies, as well as the many existing toolkits for participatory mapping, citizen sensing,...

Source: Global Partnership for Sustainable Development Data

Link: http://www.data4sdgs.org/sites/default/files/services_files/Choosing%20and%20Engaging%20with%20CGD_The%20Guide_0.pdf

Tags: ICT for Development

The World Public Sector Report 2019

UN Department for Economic and Social Affairs : 2019

The report 2019 looks at national-level developments in relation to several concepts highlighted in the targets of Goal 16, which are viewed as institutional principles: access to information, transparency, accountability, anti-corruption, inclusiveness of decision-making processes, and non-discrimination. The report surveys global trends in these areas, documenting both the availability of...

Source: UN DESA

Link: http://workspace.unpan.org/sites/Internet/Documents/UNPAN99332.pdf

Tags: Public Sector

Development Needs Civil Society– The Implications of Civic Space for the Sustainable Development Goals

ACT Alliance and IDS : 2019

This report analyses the implications for development of the recent wave of closures of civic space that has primarily affected human rights-based and liberal democratic organizations - non-governmental organizations (NGOs), civil society organizations (CSOs) and the media - in countries around the world. The study concluded that tighter civic space has different implications for the...

Source: ACT Alliance and IDS

Link: https://actalliance.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/ACT_SynthesisReport_CivicSpace_2019_Final_WEB-Copy.pdf

Tags: Sustainable Development

Does Incorporating Participation and Accountability Improve Development Outcomes?

Hugh Waddington, Ada Sonnenfeld, Juliette Finetti, Marie Gaarder and Jennifer Stevenson : 2019

This systematic review examined high-quality evidence from 35 citizen engagement programmes in low- and middle-income countries. These programmes promoted citizen engagement in service delivery through four routes: participation, inclusion of marginalised groups, transparency and citizen efforts to ensure public service accountability. The evidence reveals that Interventions that improved...

Source: 3ie

Link: https://www.3ieimpact.org/sites/default/files/2019-05/SR43-PITA-report.pdf

Tags: Accountability

Credit Financing for Local Development: The Sub-National Debt in Philippines

Niño Raymond B. Alvina : 2019

This publication describes the experiences of the Philippines after close to three decades of fiscal decentralization in the country, presents trends and patterns of local debt management practices, highlights the roles of national government agencies and regulatory policies, and proposes emerging ideas and recommendations on how to improve debt management as an important pillar in local...

Source: Asian Development Bank Institute

Link: https://www.adb.org/sites/default/files/publication/506931/adbi-wp966.pdf

Tags: Public Finance

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