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EUROPEAN INSTRUMENT FOR DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS (EIDHR)

EUROPEAN INSTRUMENT FOR DEMOCRACY AND HUMAN RIGHTS (EIDHR)

Project Title: Strengthening the capacities of the state and non-state actors for effective devolved governance.

Project Objectives: To contribute to an accountable, transparent and participatory County governance system in Kenya in accordance with its constitutional rights.

Project Activities:

  • Awareness about devolution & citizen engagement opportunities substantially increased.
  • Mapping Study.
  • Establish Media partnerships in each region for applying various tools
  • Apply various public outreach tools (stage plays, local screening of documentaries,
    quarterly newsletters)
    .
  • Training of staff, associates and volunteers of the target CSOs identified through the
    mapping study
  • Hold community level civic awareness/sensitization forums on county governance
    Processes.
  • Set up of and technical support to Citizen Oversight Forums (COF)
  • Training on & application of score-card methodology for County Authorities
    performance assessments
  • Training & Capacity building of staff of target CSOs as members of the CFOs
  • Workshops & Liaison with County Authorities to increase awareness & appreciation
    of COF work.
  • Networking with national CSOs on Oversight
  • Liaison & cooperation with local Court User Committees (CUC) & local offices of the
    Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC)
  • Capacity building of representatives of county government and county level representatives
  • Technical support to and cooperation with County Budget & Economic Forums where
    they exist as tool for public participation in development plan process.
  • Technical support to and cooperation with County Citizen Forums where they exist as
    platforms for engagement between County Authorities and CSO/citizen as
    represented in the COFs
  • Round Table meetings with Council of Governors
  • Four annual best practice and lessons learned conferences

Project Coverage: The project covers;Elgeyo Marakwet,West Pokot,Baringo and Nakuru Counties.

Development Partner: European Union (EU) / Konrad Adeneur Stiftung (KAS)

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