Local Governance

Choice Ghana seeks to create the space for citizens to participate effectively in decision making processes at the local level. This therefore creates the platform for citizens to be able to engage duty bearers productively alongside other stakeholders to ensure transparency, accountability and responsibility in the use of public resources.

 Projects in Focus

Civil Society Participation in Local Governance- East Gonja District in Perspective.

Prograrmme objective

To ensure that public institutions and traditional authority exercise power and use public resources in a manner that promotes the involvement of citizens in decision making process and also create easy access to relevant information that ultimately seeks to create transparent and accountable governance systems.

Implementation strategy

Dialogue, lobbying, workshops, networking, community sensitization.

Key indicators

Dialogue platforms for citizen participation created, avenues for citizen access to relevant information created, existence of special programmes that allow the voices of the marginalized to be heard.