Strengthening local governance in the Maldives: Capacity building local councils and empowering citizens for social accountability


Strengthening local democracy and the decentralisation system in the Maldives.

The project, implemented by Transparency International together with Transparency Maldives, aims to:

  1. strengthen accountability and transparency by building the capacity of public officials and local communities;
  2. educate and empower youth groups for social accountability of leaders and public institutions; and
  3. strengthen local governance systems and processes through building dialogue, partnership,, and networks among local authorities.

The project is fully funded by the European Union and is worth EUR 500,000.

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