GPSa Knowledge Platform

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Jul'14

GPSA Webinar
Beyond Theories of Change: Working Politically for Transparency and Accountability

    | Marine

    July 23, 10:00 am EST About the Webinar In order to sharpen the understanding and the role of CSOs in promoting change across varied and complex environments, organizations must (and many do) embed political thinking and politically-informed strategies in their Theories of Change (ToCs). In this webinar, Brendan Halloran will draw on emerging insights and concrete experiences from researchers, funders and CSOs working on transparency and accountability issues to frame a discussion about the importance of thinking and working politically ...

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    Jun'14

    GPSA Webinar
    How to account for ‘context’? Using a causal chain approach in social accountability

      | Marine

      June 18, 10:00 am EST About the Webinar ‘Context’ remains a thorny issue in social accountability work, yet there is little understanding of how exactly ‘context’ affects outcomes, and which contextual factors matter most. In this webinar Anuradha Joshi will examine what evidence we have on how context seems to matter in social accountability and how we might use existing evidence better. A causal chain approach to potential social accountability initiatives is proposed, which involves unpacking components of social accountability ...

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      May'14

      GPSA Webinar
      Building capacity for constructive engagement between civil society and the government

      May 22, 10:00 am EST About the Webinar Social accountability strategies try to improve public sector performance by bolstering both citizen engagement and government responsiveness, but what does it take for civil society and government duty bearers to engage constructively on issues of accountability? In this webinar, Robin Griggs talks about ActionAid’s Reflection – Action approach to building capacity for constructive engagement between civil society and government authorities and the need to frame accountability strategies within a broader governance framework ...

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      Apr'14

      GPSA Webinar
      Re-framing the social accountability agenda

        | admin

        About the Webinar In this webinar, Jonathan Fox will discuss impacts and lessons learned from the evidence offered by different strategies on social accountability. Social accountability strategies try to improve public sector performance by bolstering both citizen engagement and government responsiveness. In practice, social accountability (SAcc) is an evolving umbrella category, including citizen monitoring, oversight and feedback on public sector performance, user-centered public information access and dissemination, public complaint and grievance redress mechanisms, as well as citizen participation in resource ...

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