February, 17, – A one-week Learning Benchmarking Workshop officially started in Adama Town Monday morning. The Learning Benchmark Workshop…
ETHIOPIA SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY PROGRAM II
WHAT IS SOCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY?
Social accountability is about affirming and making operational the direct accountability relationship between citizens and the state for a mutually agreed objective; for instance, improved service delivery. It involves citizens/communities working together, to ensure that government and service providers are managing public funds effectively and transparently. It is a constructive dialogue, which brings ordinary citizens, CSOs, local government institutions and public service providers towards a common vision of effective service delivery and improved accountability.