Citizen Action Platform (CAP)
Deploying technology to strengthen transparency and accountability is at the core of a program now being designed by PTF for pilot testing in East Africa
PTF is driven by the ambition to enhance individual human rights and civil rights and promote the rule of law in poor countries.
PTF is a funder and expert adviser to civil society organizations in support of their anti-corruption projects.
PTF is a learning organization – building and sharing knowledge to promote governmental transparency & accountability.
(Learn more about the Citizen Action Program – CAP) CARTA – The Citizen Action for Results, Transparency and Accountability Program PTF is creating new pathways for civil society engagement to improve accountability and transparency. Starting in 2011, using a $1.9 million grant from the Japanese Social Development Fund, PTF initiated the CARTA Program in Nepal [...]
May 10, 2013 — The Partnership for Transparency Fund is being support by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) in a one-year project in the Philippines to improve the capacities of stakeholders – local governments and civil society organizations (CSOs) in particular – for effective and constructive engagement with particular focus on budget formulation, execution and [...]
Pierre Landell-Mills will be discussing his new book Citizens Against Corruption: Report From The Front Line at the World Bank Tuesday, June 11, 2013 from 12:00pm-1:30pm. The event will be held in Auditorium J1-150 in the World Bank J Building. A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org Event Summary: Pierre Landell-Mill’s book [...]
Key Findings: interview with Pierre Landell-Mills: Our experience underscores that governments will only be accountable if their citizens consistently and persistently demand accountability. Continuous organized citizen engagement is essential. Popular mass movements can change regimes, but constructive governance reform momentum is hard to sustain and that is why it is so vital to have organized [...]
Key Findings: Author Roger Sullivan – Workshops involving donors and CSO project implementers can yield solid outcomes when there is a common purpose and sharp focus. A PTF – ACT workshop in Kenya concluded with a bold “Vision of the Future” that encapsulates decisions on how to strengthen work by listing what CSOs and what governments [...]
Key Findings: Authors Michael Lippe and Eluned Schweitzer. Considerations of three PTF-supported projects in Serbia, all of which impacted sensitive political and judicial developments, highlighted the crucial need for sponsors (donors – in this case PTF) to pursue sound and substantial planning to provide an enhanced assurance of positive outcomes and a greater ability to [...]