Mwananchi Strengthening citizen engangement

Bridging the communication gap between Wananchi and Duty bearers: Significant Change Story.Uganda is credited for formulating good intentioned policies and programmes in the region, but they are often insufficiently executed or not implemented. Some...

‘What works for the poor’

This report is part of a wider research undertaken in six African countries on local governance and leadership. The main focus of the research was to assess the relationship between the variety of local...

Kampala health governance project

Development Research and Training (DRT) has been privileged to test this interesting community empowerment project that creates space for the urban poor to influence and positively participate in delivery of better public health services....

To pay or Not to pay

As part of the Structural Adjustment Policies (SAPs) instituted in the 1980s on the advice and insistence of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, the then highly contentious user fees were introduced...

Data Interoperability progress report

DRT and Development Initiatives (DI) are jointly implementing a study on data availability on resource investments in Education, Agriculture and Health, in two districts of Uganda with a view of testing their comparability/interlinkedness with...

Open data working document

Draft Statement of the Stakeholder Workshop on Open Development Held in Kampala, September 11 – 12, 2012. We, participants comprising representatives of diverse civil society organizations (CS), public institutions, development partners, private sector, academia...

What works for the poor ?

As part of the Structural Adjustment Policies (SAPs) instituted in the 1980s on the advice and insistence of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund, the then highly contentious user fees were introduced...