Advocacy Coalitions Claiming Civil Society Space for Good Governance
The Overall Objective of the Action is to contribute to increased space for Vietnamese civil society to engage in policy processes. This overall objective will be realized through a combination of policy advocacy, public education, and alliance building around three cross-cutting civic rights affecting civil society space: access to information, freedom of association, and freedom of assembly.
Specific Objective 1: Vietnamese civil society has increased capacity to influence policy decisions and implementation that affect their lives.
Specific Objective 2: Policy processes on cross-cutting issues relating to civil society space are influenced by coalition members’ policy recommendations.
- Result 1: Annual plans for capacity development, cross-cutting research and advocacy among 7 multi-stakeholder coalitions are developed.
- Result 2: Coalition members have improved knowledge and skills on cross-learning topics critical to increasing civil society space.
- Result 3: At least 2 advocacy campaigns on cross-cutting laws and policies relating to rights to association, information and assembly are conducted by Oxfam and the coalition partners.
- Result 4: An assessment on the progress of changing civil society space in 2015 – 2018 is completed.
Total Budget (EUR): 817,276.13
EU Contribution (EUR): 600,000
Implementing organisation: STICHTING OXFAM NOVIB
Funding Instrument: DCI Thematic - CSO-LA
Benefitting zone: Vietnam