Technical Assistance (Financed by the Poverty Reduction Cooperation Fund) for Pilot Project on Institutionalizing Civil-Society Participation to Create Local Pro-Poor Budgets

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Brommelhorster, J. Publisher: Asian Development Bank (ADB), Manila (English) Description: The regional technical assistance is designed to create the enabling environment for participatory budgeting in local government by building on global best practices of civil society work. Link: http://www.adb.org/Documents/TARs/REG/tar_oth_372961.pdf Imported from id 532050 Rec 74 Lines 1687.

Resources, Citizen Engagements and Democratic Local Governance (ReCitE) : A Topic Guide

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Navarro Mangad, Marina Publisher: University of Sussex. Institute of Development Studies (IDS). LogoLink Coordination Unit, Brighton (English) Description: Different aspects of citizen engagement in budget processes are reviewed, including resource raising, budget allocation, tracking and monitoring, and NGO engagement. A basic guide to the 5 different stages of the budget cycle… Read More

72 Frequently Asked Questions About Participatory Budgeting

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Cabannes, Yves; Huber, Richard Publisher: UN-Habitat Etc., Nairobi Etc. (English) Description: The manual intends to respond in a direct and practical way to the general question of how best to implement a Participatory Budget. Case studies from 14 illustrative cities in Latin America and Europe are presented as examples. Link: http://ww2.unhabitat.org/campaigns/governance/documents/FAQPP.pdf… Read More

Assessment of Participatory Budgeting in Brazil : Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)

RTI Bibliographic reference Author(s): Serageldin, Mona Publisher: Harvard University. Graduate School of Design. Center for Urban Development Studies, Cambridge, MA (English) Description: The main objective of the study is to assess the extent to which participatory budgeting in five Brazilian cities and one State is fostering the efficient and democratic allocation of resources and citizen… Read More