|Duration||Start 1 February, 2015 till 30 April, 2018|
Public policy and planning
|Funding||Delegation of the European Union to Myanmar|
Specific objective 1: Enhanced capacities of local authorities (LAs) of TR in participatory development planning and accountable financial management processes.
Specific objective 2: Strengthened active engagement and dialogue between LAs, local civil society (including women and youth) and business associations in ways that fostered public participation, transparency, accountability and communication.
Specific objective 3: Promoted in-country knowledge of and support for participatory and accountable local governance through development and dissemination of sustainable and innovative models, tools, research and resource materials.
Result 1: Enhanced capacity of LAs in public and municipal administration, participatory development planning and accountable financial management; two functioning training centers and mobile training initiated; linkages strengthened with other LAs.
Result 2: Increased shared understanding, improved capacity and stronger cooperation between LAs, CSOs and business associations (including women and youth) in participatory and accountable local governance; enhanced capacity and implementation of accountability and transparency mechanisms; improved communication/information between LAs, key stakeholders and the public.
Result 3: Training materials, research and publications on participatory local governance developed and accessible; local trainers capable of conducting trainings in good local governance; enhanced support for participatory local governance and accountable local democracy in Myanmar.
This project was implemented in cooperation with the Loka Ahlinn Social Development Network (LASDN).
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