SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Budgets and Human Rights
In the last decade, CSOs and local governments in Latin America have developed budget analysis and design methodologies that incorporate a human rights approach to assess the degree to which...
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SPOTLIGHT ON KNOWLEDGE
Spotlight on Publications: Social Control Mechanisms in Supreme Audit Institutions
Increasingly, Latin American Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) are creating mechanisms to involve citizens in the oversight process. This selection highlights key publications about these social control mechanisms.
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SPOTLIGHT ON ORGANISATIONS
Spotlight on Organisations: Government Oversight and Supreme Audit Institutions
This Spotlight highlights key Latin American and international organisations working to support improved oversight of public spending, focusing on the resources they offer to development actors from other regions.
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BRIEFS
Participatory Budgeting: Citizen Participation for Better Public Policies
Latin American countries pioneered participatory budgeting - an innovation to let citizens decide how public funds will be spent. First launched in Brazil in 1989, PB is now implemented in...
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BRIEFS
The Latin American Approach to Improving Public Spending Oversight
To enhance oversight of public spending, Latin American countries strengthened their Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs), including by involving citizens in their monitoring efforts. As a result, SAIs have recovered large...
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BRIEFS
Mexico City’s Innovation: Budgeting with a Human Rights Approach
In 2009, the Mexico City government implemented an innovative budgeting approach – the first of its kind – to specifically link the budget with human rights. As a result, 75%...
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GUIDE
Improving Policy Impact in Latin America Through the Budget
Latin American countries are at the forefront of pushing through innovative budget reforms to improve policy impact. From results-based budgets, to transparency portals, to participatory budgeting, Latin America's experience is...
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