GPSa Knowledge Platform

Fostering Strategic Social Accountability

Welcome to the first GPSA Knowledge Platform E-learning Course! About the course This E-course is primarily targeted to CSOs that are experimenting with Social Accountability tools and mechanisms and that are interested in improving their ability to make their efforts more strategic and thus potentially more effective. The E- course will address the meaning of “Strategic social Accountability” for CSOs’ analytical and operative work. It will focus on key axes that are considered critical to understand strategic social accountability: Political …

181 STUDENTS ENROLLED
  • Profile photo of Almudena
  • Profile photo of Edel
  • Profile photo of Gaia Gozzo
  • Profile photo of Gulbaz Ali Khan
  • Profile photo of Anslem
  • Profile photo of Md. Shariful

Welcome to the first GPSA Knowledge Platform E-learning Course!

About the course

This E-course is primarily targeted to CSOs that are experimenting with Social Accountability tools and mechanisms and that are interested in improving their ability to make their efforts more strategic and thus potentially more effective.

The E- course will address the meaning of “Strategic social Accountability” for CSOs’ analytical and operative work. It will focus on key axes that are considered critical to understand strategic social accountability:

  • Political Economy Analysis for Strategic Social Accountability
  • Social accountability, citizen engagement and feedback mechanisms
  • Working with partners and allies – Dynamics and challenges

Learning goal

Broaden and master the meaning of “Strategic Social Accountability”, and how it embeds into the dynamic of CSOs’ analytical and operational work.

Course Format:

The E-course will be structured around three modules. Each module will last 2 weeks and will host at least one social accountability expert or academic. At the end of the E-course, a certificate will be delivered to participants that fulfilled all the requirements.

E-Course Curriculum

Participation Guidelines

Guidelines for Use

E-course Calendar

E-course moderators:

ME_perfil-copiaGina Chacón
Gina has a Bachelor’s in Latin American Studies and a Master’s in Political and Social Studies from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and, as part of a one-year Fulbright Fellowship, in 2013 received a Certificate of Advanced Study in Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship at Syracuse University in New York… Read More

FotoMarineMarine Perron
Marine has a Master’s in Economical Development and International Cooperation at the Political Studies Institute of Toulouse (Institut d’Etudes Politiques), France. She is part of the management team of the GPSA Knowledge Platform… Read More

Course Reviews

No Reviews found for this course.

PRIVATE COURSE
  • PRIVATE
  • 12 months

Announcements

Final Assignment: write your Blog Post
Blog posts are due on November 28.
Read the guidelines.

The Recording of Module 3 Webinar is now available
Watch the recording.

The Module 2 Quiz has been uploaded
Please remember that it is necessary to take the quiz in order to receive the certificate.
To take the quiz, make sure to complete Module 2 and to click on "Proceed to Quiz".

Module 2, Week 2: The key reading is now available Gaventa, J. and Barret, G. 2010. So what difference does it make mapping the outcomes of citizen engagement. Institute of Development studies. IDS Pag. 12-16. 27-35

How Can I Contribute to the Knowledge Platform

You may contribute to the Knowledge Platform in many different ways: you can send and disseminate your social accountability materials (toolkits, reports, videos, etc.) in the knowledge repository; you can contact, interact and collaborate with other peers and join a global community of social accountability practitioners; you can participate in the different learning and knowledge exchange activities of the GPSA KP such as online courses, thematic forums, webinars and blogs; and you can develop a partnership with the GPSA KP to implement collaborative knowledge activities.

2016 GPSA Knowledge Portal. All rights reserved | Terms and Conditions
To participate in all the learning and sharing activities, you need to be registered Click here to create your account